microsphygmy

[ mī′krō-sfĭgmē ]

n.

A weak pulse that is difficult to detect manually.

Nearby words

  1. microspecies,
  2. microspectrophotometer,
  3. microspectrophotometry,
  4. microspectroscope,
  5. microspherocytosis,
  6. microsplenia,
  7. microsporangium,
  8. microspore,
  9. microsporocyte,
  10. microsporogenesis


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