[ nĭ-stăgmə-grăf′ ]


An apparatus for measuring the amplitude and velocity of ocular movements in nystagmus by measuring the change in the resting potential of the eye as the eye moves.

Nearby words

  1. nyp,
  2. nysa,
  3. nysaean nymphs,
  4. nyse,
  5. nystagmiform,
  6. nystagmus,
  7. nystatin,
  8. nysten's law,
  9. nytril,
  10. nyungar

Related formsnys′tag•mogra•phy (nĭs′tăg-mŏgrə-fē) n.

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