hemautograph

noun
he·​mau·​to·​graph | \ hēˈmȯtəˌgraf, heˈ-\

Definition of hemautograph

: a curve that is obtained when a stream of blood from an artery strikes against a piece of moving paper and that is indicative of the variations in blood pressure

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Other Words from hemautograph

hemautographic \ ⸗¦⸗⸗¦grafik \ adjective
hemautography \ ˌhēmȯˈtägrəfē , ˌhem-​ \ noun, plural -es

History and Etymology for hemautograph

hem- + auto- + -graph

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