plethysmometry

[ plĕth′ĭz-mŏmĭ-trē ]

n.

Measurement of the fullness of a hollow organ.

Nearby words

  1. plessy versus ferguson,
  2. plethora,
  3. plethoric,
  4. plethysmogram,
  5. plethysmograph,
  6. pleugh,
  7. pleur-,
  8. pleura,
  9. pleurae,
  10. pleural


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