Oncometer
Oncometer On*com"e*ter, n. [Gr. ? bulk + -meter.] (Physiol.) An instrument for measuring the variations in size of the internal organs of the body, as the kidney, spleen, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • oncometer — 1. An instrument for measuring the size and configuration of the kidneys and other organs. 2. The measuring, as distinguished from the recording part of the oncograph. [onco + G. metron, measure] * * * on·com·e·ter äŋ käm ət ər, än n an… …   Medical dictionary

  • oncometer — instrument measuring change in size of internal organs Scientific Instruments …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • oncometer — on·com·e·ter …   English syllables

  • oncometer — n. an instrument for measuring the volume of blood circulating in one of the limbs. See: plethysmography …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • oncometer — äŋˈkäməd.ə(r), änˈ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary onco (I) + meter : an instrument for measuring variations in size or volume of the internal organs of the body * * * oncomˈeter noun An instrument for measuring variations in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Онкометр (Oncometer) — прибор для измерения объема крови, циркулирующей в одной из конечностей. См. Плетизмография. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • ОНКОМЕТР — (oncometer) прибор для измерения объема крови, циркулирующей в одной из конечностей. См. Плетизмография …   Толковый словарь по медицине

  • oncograph — A recording oncometer, or the recording portion of an oncometer. [onco + G. graphe, a record] * * * on·co·graph äŋ kō .graf n a recording device attached to an oncometer …   Medical dictionary

  • oncometru — ONCOMÉTRU, oncometre, s.n. (med.) Aparat pentru măsurarea locului şi a configuraţiei unui organ. – Din engl. oncometer. Trimis de oprocopiuc, 04.05.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  oncométru s. n., pl. oncométre Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa:… …   Dicționar Român

  • Oncograph — On co*graph, n. [Gr. ? bulk + graph.] (Physiol.) An instrument for registering the changes observable with an oncometer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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