electrooculogram

[ ih-lek-troh-ok-yuh-luh-gram ]
/ ɪˌlɛk troʊˈɒk yə ləˌgræm /

noun Ophthalmology.

a record of the changes in electrical potential that occur between the front and back of the eyeball as the eyes move between two fixed points: used to detect retinal dysfunction. Abbreviation: EOG

Nearby words

  1. electronic warfare,
  2. electronica,
  3. electronics,
  4. electronvolt,
  5. electronystagmography,
  6. electropalatography,
  7. electropherogram,
  8. electrophile,
  9. electrophilic,
  10. electrophone

Origin of electrooculogram

First recorded in 1945–50; electro- + oculo- + -gram1

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