encephalography

noun
en·​ceph·​a·​log·​ra·​phy | \ in-ˌse-fə-ˈlä-grə-fē How to pronounce encephalography (audio) \

Definition of encephalography

: radiography of the brain after the cerebrospinal fluid has been replaced by a gas (such as air)

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Recent Examples on the Web The spatial resolution of the two encephalography technologies is notoriously imprecise, however, because the recordings are made through the scalp. Dana G. Smith, Scientific American, 17 Mar. 2022

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First Known Use of encephalography

1922, in the meaning defined above

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“Encephalography.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/encephalography. Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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encephalography

noun
en·​ceph·​a·​log·​ra·​phy | \ in-ˌsef-ə-ˈläg-rə-fē How to pronounce encephalography (audio) \
plural encephalographies

Medical Definition of encephalography

: radiography of the brain after the cerebrospinal fluid has been replaced by a gas (as air)

Other Words from encephalography

encephalographic \ -​lə-​ˈgraf-​ik How to pronounce encephalography (audio) \ adjective
encephalographically \ -​i-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce encephalography (audio) \ adverb

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