[ ok-sim-i-ter ]
/ ɒkˈsɪm ɪ tər /
an instrument for measuring the oxygen saturation of the hemoglobin in a sample of blood.
Related formsox·i·met·ric [ok-si-me-trik] /ˌɒk sɪˈmɛ trɪk/, adjective
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Medicine definitions for oximeter
[ ŏk-sĭm′ĭ-tər ]
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