stethometer

noun ste·thom·e·ter \ -mətə- \

Definition of stethometer

: an apparatus for measuring the expansion of the chest wall during respiration

stethometric

\¦stethə¦me‧trik\ adjective

stethometry

\stə̇ˈthämətrē, steˈ-\ noun, plural -es

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Origin and Etymology of stethometer

International Scientific Vocabulary steth- + -meter


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