Pneumatograph
Pneumatograph Pneu*mat"o*graph, n. [Pneumato- + -graph.] (Physiol.) An instrument for recording the movements of the thorax or chest wall during respiration; -- also called {stethograph}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pneumatograph — Pneumatograph, s. Pneumograph …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Pneumatograph — Pneumatogrāph (grch.), Pneumograph, Atmograph, Apparat zur graphischen Darstellung der einzelnen Phasen der Atembewegung (der sog. Atmungskurven oder Pneumatogramme.) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • pneumatograph — ˌgraf noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary pneumat + graph : pneumograph * * * /noo mat euh graf , grahf , nyoo , nooh meuh teuh , nyooh /, n. Med. pneumograph. * * * ˈpneumatograph ( grɑːf, æ ) [f. as prec. + …   Useful english dictionary

  • pneumatograph — /noo mat euh graf , grahf , nyoo , nooh meuh teuh , nyooh /, n. Med. pneumograph. * * * …   Universalium

  • pneumatograph — pneu·ma·to·graph .graf n PNEUMOGRAPH * * * pneu·ma·to·graph (noo matґo graf″) spirograph …   Medical dictionary

  • pneumatograph — n. device for measuring chest movement (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pneumatograph — pneu·ma·to·graph …   English syllables

  • stethograph — Pneumatograph Pneu*mat o*graph, n. [Pneumato + graph.] (Physiol.) An instrument for recording the movements of the thorax or chest wall during respiration; also called {stethograph}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pneumato- — Pneu ma*to (n[=u] m[.a]*t[ o] or n[ u]*m[a^]t [ o] ). A combining form from Gr. pney^ma, pney matos, wind, air, breath, respiration; as, pneumatograph, pneumatology. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pneumatogarm — Pneu*mat o*garm, n. [Pneumato + gram.] (Physiol.) A tracing of the respiratory movements, obtained by a pneumatograph or stethograph. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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