electroencephalography
noun see electroencephalograph

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  • electroencephalography — n. the technique for recording the electrical activity from different parts of the brain and converting it into a tracing called an electroencephalogram (EEG). The machine that records this activity is known as an encephalograph. The pattern of… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • electroencephalography — noun The measurement and recording of electrical activity in the brain for diagnostic purposes. See Also: alpha wave, beta wave, electroencephalogram, electroencephalograph …   Wiktionary

  • electroencephalography — n. recording of the electrical activity of the brain …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Electroencephalography —    See Berger, Hans …   Historical dictionary of Psychiatry

  • electroencephalography — [ɪˌlɛktrəʊɪnˌsɛfə lɒgrəfi, ˌkɛf ] noun the measurement and recording of electrical activity in different parts of the brain. Derivatives electroencephalogram noun electroencephalograph noun electroencephalographic adjective …   English new terms dictionary

  • electroencephalography — noun see electroencephalograph …   Useful english dictionary

  • Электроэнцефалография (Electroencephalography) — метод записи электрической активности различных отделов головного мозга, которая преобразуется в соответствующую кривую, называемую электроэнцефалограммой (ЭЭГ) (electroencephalogram (EEG)). Прибор, с помощью которого выполняется… …   Медицинские термины

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