grapho-, graph-, -graph, -graphy, -grapher, -graphia
(Greek: to scratch; to write, to record, to draw, to describe; that which is written or described)
As indicated at the bottom of this page, there is a significantly large number of graphic word-entry groups in this unit. Such an extensive listing is provided to show how important the grapho- element is to the English language.
2. Radiography of the breast.
For women over the age of 50, it is recommended that this be done yearly to screen for breast cancer that may not be discovered during other types of breast examinations.
Phonocardiography is also usually considered a form of mechanocardiography.
Examples include: a mechanographic record of changes of temperature; and mechanographic prints.
2. The art of mechanically multiplying copies of a writing, or any work of art.
2. A genre in which representations are intended to glorify or to idealize excessively some event, person, or thing.
2. The descriptive science relating to the internal structure of metals.
3. A printing-process akin to lithography, in which metal plates are used instead of stones.