kymograph

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noun ky·mo·graph \ˈkī-mə-ˌgraf\

Definition of kymograph

  1. :  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

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noun ky·mo·graph \-ˌgraf\

Medical Definition of kymograph

  1. :  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

\ˌkī-mə-ˈgraf-ik\play adjective

kymography

\kī-ˈmäg-rə-fē\play noun plural

kymographies


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