pneumograph

[noo-muh-graf, -grahf, nyoo-]
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noun Medicine/Medical.

a device for recording graphically the respiratory movements of the thorax.

Nearby words

  1. pneumoencephalogram,
  2. pneumoencephalography,
  3. pneumogastric,
  4. pneumogastric nerve,
  5. pneumogram,
  6. pneumographic,
  7. pneumography,
  8. pneumohemopericardium,
  9. pneumohemothorax,
  10. pneumohydrometra


Origin of pneumograph

First recorded in 1875–80; pneumo- + -graph

Related formspneu·mo·graph·ic [noo-muh-graf-ik, nyoo-] /ˌnu məˈgræf ɪk, ˌnyu-/, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for pneumograph

pneumograph

noun

med an instrument for making a record (pneumogram) of respiratory movements
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