thermograph

[thur-muh-graf, -grahf]

Origin of thermograph

First recorded in 1830–40; thermo- + -graph
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British Dictionary definitions for thermograph

thermograph

noun
  1. a type of thermometer that produces a continuous record of a fluctuating temperature
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Word Origin and History for thermograph
n.

1840, from thermo- + -graph "instrument for recording; something written." Related: Thermographic.

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thermograph in Medicine

thermograph

[thûrmə-grăf′]
n.
  1. A thermometer that records the temperature it indicates.
  2. The apparatus used in diagnostic thermography.
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