encephalogram
noun Date: 1928 an X-ray picture of the brain made by encephalography

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  • encephalogram — [en sef′ə lō gram΄, en sef΄ələgram΄] n. short for PNEUMOENCEPHALOGRAM …   English World dictionary

  • encephalogram — encefalograma statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Galvos smegenų rentgenologinio ar radioizotopinio tyrimo nuotrauka, gauta encefalografu. atitikmenys: angl. encephalogram vok. Enzephalogramm, m rus. энцефалограмма, m… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • encephalogram — /en sef euh leuh gram /, n. Med. an x ray of the brain, usually involving replacement of some cerebrospinal fluid by air or other gas that circulates to the brain s ventricular spaces and acts as a contrast medium. [1925 30; ENCEPHALO + GRAM1] *… …   Universalium

  • encephalogram — noun An image of the brain obtained by encephalography …   Wiktionary

  • encephalogram — The record obtained by encephalography. [encephalo + G. gramma, a drawing] * * * en·ceph·a·lo·gram in sef ə lə .gram n an X ray picture of the brain made by encephalography …   Medical dictionary

  • encephalogram — n. x ray of the brain …   English contemporary dictionary

  • encephalogram — en·ceph·a·lo·gram …   English syllables

  • encephalogram — en•ceph•a•lo•gram [[t]ɛnˈsɛf ə ləˌgræm[/t]] n. med an x ray of the brain, usu. involving replacement of some cerebrospinal fluid by air or other gas that circulates to the brain s ventricular spaces and acts as a contrast medium • Etymology:… …   From formal English to slang

  • encephalogram — /ɛnˈsɛfələgræm / (say en sefuhluhgram), /ɛnkɛf / (say enkef ) noun an X ray photograph of the ventricles and subarachnoid space of the brain …   Australian English dictionary

  • encephalogram — See electroencephalogram …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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