electrogram

noun
elec·​tro·​gram | \ i-ˈlek-trə-ˌgram How to pronounce electrogram (audio) \

Definition of electrogram

: a tracing of the electrical potentials of a tissue (such as the brain or heart) made by means of electrodes placed directly in the tissue instead of on the surface of the body

First Known Use of electrogram

1909, in the meaning defined above

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“Electrogram.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/electrogram. Accessed 18 Apr. 2021.

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electrogram

noun
elec·​tro·​gram | \ i-ˈlek-trə-ˌgram How to pronounce electrogram (audio) \

Medical Definition of electrogram

: a tracing of the electrical potentials of a tissue (as the brain or heart) made by means of electrodes placed directly in the tissue instead of on the surface of the body

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