electrocorticography

[ih-lek-troh-kawr-ti-kog-ruh-fee]

noun Medicine/Medical.

a technique for surveying the electrical activity of the cerebral cortex by means of an electroencephalograph and electrodes attached to the brain.

Nearby words

  1. electroconductive,
  2. electrocontractility,
  3. electroconvulsive,
  4. electroconvulsive therapy,
  5. electrocorticogram,
  6. electrocratic,
  7. electrocute,
  8. electrocution,
  9. electrocyte,
  10. electrode

Origin of electrocorticography


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Medicine definitions for electrocorticography

electrocorticography

[ĭ-lĕk′trō-kôr′tĭ-kŏgrə-fē]

n.

The technique of measuring the electrical activity of the cerebral cortex.

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