magnetoencephalography
noun Date: 1968 a noninvasive technique that detects and records the magnetic field associated with electrical activity in the brain

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  • magnetoencephalogram — magnetoencephalography /mag nee toh en sef euh log reuh fee/, n. /mag nee toh en sef euh leuh gram /, n. a record of the magnetic field of the brain. Abbr: MEG [MAGNETO + ENCEPHALOGRAM] …   Useful english dictionary

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