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automatograph

[ aw-tuh-mat-uh-graf, -grahf ]
/ ˌɔ təˈmæt əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf /
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noun

a device for recording involuntary bodily movements.

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Origin of automatograph

1890–95; <Greek autómato(s) self-moving (see automaton) + -graph
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