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oximeter

[ok-sim-i-ter]
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noun Medicine/Medical.
  1. an instrument for measuring the oxygen saturation of the hemoglobin in a sample of blood.
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Origin of oximeter

First recorded in 1940–45; ox- + -i- + -meter
Related formsox·i·met·ric [ok-si-me-trik] /ˌɒk sɪˈmɛ trɪk/, adjective
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oximeter in Medicine

oximeter

(ŏk-sĭmĭ-tər)
n.
  1. Pulse oximeter.
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