myograph

[ mahy-uh-graf, -grahf ]
/ ˈmaɪ əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf /

noun

an instrument for recording the contractions and relaxations of muscles.

Origin of myograph

First recorded in 1865–70; myo- + -graph

Related forms

my·o·graph·ic [mahy-uh-graf-ik] /ˌmaɪ əˈgræf ɪk/, adjectivemy·o·graph·i·cal·ly, adverbmy·og·ra·phy [mahy-og-ruh-fee] /maɪˈɒg rə fi/, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for myograph

myograph

/ (ˈmaɪəˌɡrɑːf, -ˌɡræf) /

noun

an instrument for recording tracings (myograms) of muscular contractions

Derived Forms

myographic, adjectivemyographically, adverbmyography (maɪˈɒɡrəfɪ), noun
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