electrokymograph

[ ĭ-lĕk′trō-kīmə-grăf′ ]

n.

An apparatus for recording the movements of the heart and great vessels by observing changes in the x-ray silhouettes. No longer in technical use.

Nearby words

  1. ethylene series,
  2. ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid,
  3. ethylic,
  4. ethylidene,
  5. ethylvinyl ether,
  6. ethynodiol,
  7. ethynyl,
  8. ethynyl group,
  9. ethynylation,
  10. eti


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