noun Date: 1894 a tracing made by a plethysmograph

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  • plethysmogram — /pleuh thiz meuh gram /, n. the recording of a plethysmograph. [1890 95; see PLETHYSMOGRAPH, GRAM1] * * * …   Universalium

  • plethysmogram — ple·thys·mo·gram ple thiz mə .gram, plə n a tracing made by a plethysmograph * * * pleth·ys·mo·gram (plə thizґmo gram) a tracing made by the plethysmograph …   Medical dictionary

  • plethysmogram — ple·thys·mo·gram …   English syllables

  • plethysmogram — ple•thys•mo•gram [[t]pləˈθɪz məˌgræm[/t]] n. med the recording of a plethysmograph • Etymology: 1890–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • plethysmogram — plə̇ˈthizməˌgram, ism noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary plethysmo (from plethysmograph) + gram : a tracing made by a plethysmograph …   Useful english dictionary

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