[ ih-lek-troh-mahy-uh-graf, -grahf ]

  1. a device for recording electric currents from an active muscle to produce an electromyogram. Abbreviation: EMG

Origin of electromyograph

First recorded in 1945–50; electro- + myograph

Other words from electromyograph

  • e·lec·tro·my·o·graph·ic [ih-lek-troh-mahy-uh-graf-ik], /ɪˌlɛk troʊˌmaɪ əˈgræf ɪk/, adjective
  • e·lec·tro·my·o·graph·i·cal·ly, adverb
  • e·lec·tro·my·og·ra·phy [ih-lek-troh-mahy-og-ruh-fee], /ɪˌlɛk troʊ maɪˈɒg rə fi/, noun

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