oscillometer

[os-uh-lom-i-ter]

noun Medicine/Medical.

an instrument for measuring oscillations, especially those of the arterial pulse.

Origin of oscillometer

First recorded in 1895–1900; oscill(ate) + -o- + -meter
Related formsos·cil·lo·met·ric [os-uh-loh-me-trik, uh-sil-uh-] /ˌɒs ə loʊˈmɛ trɪk, əˌsɪl ə-/, adjectiveos·cil·lom·e·try, noun
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oscillometric in Medicine

oscillometer

[ŏs′ə-lŏmĭ-tər]

n.

An apparatus for measuring oscillations, especially those of the bloodstream in sphygmometry.
Related formsos′cil•lo•metric (ŏs′ə-lō-mĕttĭk) adj.
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