Sphygmoscope
Sphygmoscope \Sphyg"mo*scope\, n. [Gr. ??? the pulse + -scope.] (Physiol.) Same as {Sphygmograph}. [1913 Webster]

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  • sphygmoscope — An instrument by which the pulse beats are made visible by causing fluid to rise in a glass tube, by means of a mirror projecting a beam of light, or simply by a moving lever as in the sphygmograph. [sphygmo + G. skopeo, to view] …   Medical dictionary

  • sphygmoscope — (sfi gmo sko p ) s. m. Instrument qui, ajouté au cardiographe, permet d enregistrer le tracé du pouls des artères avec lesquelles il est mis en communication. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Du grec, pouls, et, examiner …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • sphygmoscope — instrument for making arterial pulsations visible Scientific Instruments …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • sphygmoscope — n. a device for showing the heartbeat or pulse as a visible signal, especially a continuous wave signal on a cathode ray tube …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • sphygmoscope — sphygˈmoscope noun An instrument for making arterial pulsations visible • • • Main Entry: ↑sphygmus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Сфигмоскоп (Sphygmoscope) — прибор, позволяющий регистрировать сердечные сокращения или пульс в виде видимых сигналов (например, в виде волн на экране монитора). Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • СФИГМОСКОП — (sphygmoscope) прибор, позволяющий регистрировать сердечные сокращения или пульс в виде видимых сигналов (например, в виде волн на экране монитора) …   Толковый словарь по медицине

  • Bishop — Louis F., U.S. physician, 1864–1941. See B. sphygmoscope …   Medical dictionary

  • Scientific Instruments — Have you ever been in the middle of a class lecture, medical examination or episode of Star Trek only to realise suddenly that you have no clue what all those gizmos, gadgets and other scientific instruments actually do? If so, your problems are… …   Phrontistery dictionary

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