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spirograph

[spahy-ruh-graf, -grahf]
noun
  1. an instrument for recording respiratory movements.
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Origin of spirograph

Related formsspi·ro·graph·ic [spahy-ruh-graf-ik] /ˌspaɪ rəˈgræf ɪk/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for spirograph

spirograph

noun
  1. med an instrument for recording the movements of breathing
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Derived Formsspirographic, adjective
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spirograph in Medicine

spirograph

(spīrə-grăf′)
n.
  1. An instrument for registering the depth and rapidity of respiratory movements.
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Related formsspi′ro•graphic adj.spi•rogra•phy (spī-rŏgrə-fē) n.
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