- a small, thin plate, as of ivory, placed against the body to mediate the blow of a plexor.
Origin of pleximeter
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Moreover, one always has his hands, but may forget his hammer and pleximeter.Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension:
Louis Marshall Warfield
Percussion is sometimes practiced with the aid of a special percussion hammer and an object known as a pleximeter to strike upon.
A percussion hammer and pleximeter may be purchased from any veterinary instrument maker.
- A small thin plate held against the body and struck with a plexor in diagnosis by percussion.