pneumograph

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noun pneu·mo·graph \ˈnü-mə-ˌgraf, ˈnyü-\

Definition of pneumograph

  1. :  an instrument for recording thoracic movements or volume change during respiration

Origin and Etymology of pneumograph

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1868


Medical Dictionary

pneumograph

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noun pneu·mo·graph \ˈn(y)ü-mə-ˌgraf\

Medical Definition of pneumograph

  1. :  an instrument for recording the thoracic movements or volume change during respiration


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