[ of-thal-moh-dahy-nuh-mom-i-ter, -din-uh-, op- ]
/ ɒfˌθæl moʊˌdaɪ nəˈmɒm ɪ tər, -ˌdɪn ə-, ɒp- /


a device for measuring the blood pressure of the retinal blood vessels.
a device for determining the nearest point of ocular convergence.

Origin of ophthalmodynamometer

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Medicine definitions for ophthalmodynamometer


[ ŏf-thăl′mō-dī′nə-mŏmĭ-tər, ŏp- ]


An instrument for determining the near point of convergence of the eyes.
An instrument that measures the blood pressure in the retinal vessels.
Related formsoph•thal′mo•dy′na•mome•try n.
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