phagodynamometer

noun
phago·​dynamometer

Definition of phagodynamometer

: an instrument for measuring the force that may be exerted by the jaws in bringing the teeth together (as in chewing)

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phag- + dynamometer

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“Phagodynamometer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phagodynamometer. Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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