delta rhythm
noun see delta wave

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • delta rhythm — noun the normal brainwave in the encephalogram of a person in deep dreamless sleep; occurs with high voltage and low frequency (1 to 4 hertz) • Syn: ↑delta wave • Hypernyms: ↑brainwave, ↑brain wave, ↑cortical potential * * * ˈdelta rhythm 7… …   Useful english dictionary

  • delta rhythm — rhythm on the electroencephalogram consisting of delta waves. Called also delta activity …   Medical dictionary

  • delta rhythm — del′ta rhythm n. phl a pattern of slow brain waves, less than 6 cycles per second, associated with the deepest phase of slow wave sleep • Etymology: 1935–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • delta rhythm — noun electrical activity of the brain typical of sleep, consisting of oscillations (delta waves) with a frequency of 1 to 8 Hz …   English new terms dictionary

  • delta rhythm — Physiol. a pattern of slow brain waves, having a frequency of less than 6 cycles per second as recorded by an electroencephalograph, associated with deep sleep. [1935 40] * * * …   Universalium

  • The Delta Rhythm Boys — waren ein 1934 gegründetes US amerikanisches Vokalensemble des frühen Rhythm and Blues, Swing und Popbereich, die bis 1987 bestand. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Geschichte der Gruppe 2 Weitere bekannte Songs 3 Diskographische …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • The Delta Rhythm Boys — were an American vocal group active for over 50 years in the 20th century. The group was first formed at Langston University in Langston, Oklahoma in 1934 by Elmaurice Miller, Traverse Crawford, Essie Joseph Adkins and Otha Lee Gaines. In 1936… …   Wikipedia

  • delta wave — n a high amplitude electrical rhythm of the brain with a frequency of less than 6 hertz that occurs esp. in deep sleep, in infancy, and in many diseased conditions of the brain called also delta, delta rhythm * * * 1. a small hump occurring on… …   Medical dictionary

  • delta wave — n. any of the slowest electrical brain waves, having frequencies less than four hertz and indicating, in adults, deep sleep or brain disease: also delta rhythm …   English World dictionary

  • delta wave — noun the normal brainwave in the encephalogram of a person in deep dreamless sleep; occurs with high voltage and low frequency (1 to 4 hertz) • Syn: ↑delta rhythm • Hypernyms: ↑brainwave, ↑brain wave, ↑cortical potential * * * noun also …   Useful english dictionary

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