oximeter

noun ox·im·e·ter \ äk-ˈsi-mə-tər \

Definition of oximeter

: an instrument for measuring continuously the degree of oxygen saturation of the circulating blood

oximetry

play \äk-ˈsi-mə-trē\ noun

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Origin and Etymology of oximeter

International Scientific Vocabulary ox- + -i- + -meter


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oximeter

noun ox·im·e·ter \ äk-ˈsim-ət-ər \

medical Definition of oximeter

: an instrument for measuring continuously the degree of oxygen saturation of the circulating blood

oximetric

play \ˌäk-sə-ˈme-trik\ adjective

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