kymograph

noun ky·mo·graph \ ˈkī-mə-ˌgraf \

Definition of kymograph

: a device which graphically records motion or pressure (as of blood)

kymographic

play \ˌkī-mə-ˈgra-fik\ adjective

kymography

play \kī-ˈmä-grə-fē\ noun

Origin and Etymology of kymograph

Greek kyma wave + International Scientific Vocabulary -graph — more at cyme


Medical Dictionary

kymograph

noun ky·mo·graph \ -ˌgraf \

medical Definition of kymograph

: a device which graphically records motion or pressure; especially : a recording device including an electric motor or clockwork that drives a usually slowly revolving drum which carries a roll of plain or smoked paper and also having an arrangement for tracing on the paper by means of a stylus a graphic record of motion or pressure (as of the organs of speech, blood pressure, or respiration) often in relation to particular intervals of time

kymographic

play \ˌkī-mə-ˈgraf-ik\ adjective

kymography

play \kī-ˈmäg-rə-fē\ noun plural kymographies

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