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sphygmo-

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  1. a combining form representing sphygmus in compound words: sphygmometer.
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British Dictionary definitions for sphygmo-

sphygmo-

before a vowel sphygm-

combining form
  1. indicating the pulsesphygmomanometer

Word Origin

from Greek sphugmos pulsation, from sphuzein to throb
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sphygmo- in Medicine

sphygmo-

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  1. Pulse:sphygmograph.
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