noun phago·dynamometer

Definition of phagodynamometer

  1. :  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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Origin and Etymology of phagodynamometer

phag- + dynamometer

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a trip made at another's expense

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