[ ih-lek-troh-en-sef-uh-luh-graf, -grahf ]
/ ɪˌlɛk troʊ ɛnˈsɛf ə ləˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf /
an instrument for measuring and recording the electric activity of the brain.
- electroencephalographic dysrhythmia,
Origin of electroencephalograph
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One of the most common methods was EEG, or electroencephalography.
/ (ɪˌlɛktrəʊɛnˈsɛfələˌɡrɑːf, -ˌɡræf) /
an instrument for recording the electrical activity of the brain, usually by means of electrodes placed on the scalp: used to diagnose tumours of the brain, to study brain waves, etcAbbreviation: EEG See also brain wave
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[ ĭ-lĕk′trō-ĕn-sĕf′ə-lə-grăf′ ]
An instrument that generates a record of the electrical activity of the brain by measuring electric potentials using electrodes attached to the scalp.
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