electroretinograph

[ ih-lek-troh-ret-n-uh-graf, -grahf ]
/ ɪˌlɛk troʊˈrɛt n əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf /

noun Ophthalmology.

an instrument that measures the electrical response of the retina to light stimulation.

Nearby words

  1. electropositive,
  2. electroreceptor,
  3. electroreduction,
  4. electrorefining,
  5. electroretinogram,
  6. electroretinography,
  7. electrorheology,
  8. electroscission,
  9. electroscope,
  10. electrosensitive

Origin of electroretinograph

First recorded in 1960–65; electro- + retin(a) + -o- + -graph

Related formse·lec·tro·ret·i·no·graph·ic [ih-lek-troh-ret-n-uh-graf-ik] /ɪˌlɛk troʊˌrɛt n əˈgræf ɪk/, adjectivee·lec·tro·ret·i·no·graph·i·cal·ly, adverbe·lec·tro·ret·i·nog·ra·phy [ih-lek-troh-ret-n-og-ruh-fee] /ɪˌlɛk troʊˌrɛt nˈɒg rə fi/, noun

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Medicine definitions for electroretinography

electroretinography

[ ĭ-lĕk′trō-rĕt′n-ŏgrə-fē ]

n.

The study and interpretation of electroretinograms.

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