ballistocardiogram

[buh-lis-toh-kahr-dee-uh-gram]

Origin of ballistocardiogram

First recorded in 1935–40; ballist(ic) + -o- + cardiogram
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ballistocardiogram in Medicine

ballistocardiogram

[bə-lĭs′tō-kärdē-ə-grăm′]
n.
  1. A recording of the body's recoil as measured by a ballistocardiograph.
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