tilt table

noun
\ ˈtilt- How to pronounce tilt table (audio) \

Medical Definition of tilt table

: an apparatus that is used to rotate a person from a horizontal to a vertical or oblique position in order to test perception of bodily position and to assist in teaching a person affected with paralysis to stand

called also tiltboard

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“Tilt table.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/tilt%20table. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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