kymograph

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Kymograph \Ky"mo*graph\, noun [Gr. ? wave + -graph.] (Physiol.) An instrument for measuring, and recording graphically, the pressure of the blood in any of the blood vessels of a living animal; -- called also {kymographion}.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

kymograph

noun

1: scientific instrument consisting of a rotating drum holding paper on which a stylus traces a continuous record (as of breathing or blood pressure) [syn: {kymograph}, {cymograph}]


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