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encephalography

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noun en·ceph·a·log·ra·phy \in-ˌse-fə-ˈlä-grə-fē\

Definition of encephalography

  1. :  radiography of the brain after the cerebrospinal fluid has been replaced by a gas (as air)



1922

First Known Use of encephalography

1922


Medical Dictionary

encephalography

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noun en·ceph·a·log·ra·phy \in-ˌsef-ə-ˈläg-rə-fē\

Medical Definition of encephalography

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encephalographies

  1. :  radiography of the brain after the cerebrospinal fluid has been replaced by a gas (as air)

encephalographic

\-lə-ˈgraf-ik\play adjective

encephalographically

\-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb



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