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e|lec|tro|car|di|og|ra|phy
e|lec|tro|car|di|og|ra|phy «ih LEHK troh KAHR dee OG ruh fee», noun.
the science or technique of using an electrocardiograph.

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  • e|lec|tro|oc|u|log|ra|phy — «ih LEHK troh OK yuh LOG ruh fee», noun. the technique of using the electrooculograph …   Useful english dictionary

  • e|lec|tro|ret|i|nog|ra|phy — «ih LEHK troh REHT uh NOG ruh fee», noun. the method of recording the electrical reaction of the retina to light …   Useful english dictionary

  • e|lec´tro|car´di|o|graph´i|cal|ly — e|lec|tro|car|di|o|graph|ic «ih LEHK troh KAHR dee uh GRAF ihk». adjective. having to do with an electrocardiograph or electrocardiography: »an electrocardiographic tracing. –e|lec´tro|car´di|o|graph´i|cal|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • e|lec|tro|car|di|o|graph|ic — «ih LEHK troh KAHR dee uh GRAF ihk». adjective. having to do with an electrocardiograph or electrocardiography: »an electrocardiographic tracing. –e|lec´tro|car´di|o|graph´i|cal|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • e|lec|tro|car|di|o|gram — «ih LEHK troh KAHR dee uh gram», noun. the tracing or record made by an electrocardiograph; cardiogram. Abbr: EKG (no periods) …   Useful english dictionary

  • e|lec|tro|car|di|o|graph — «ih LEHK troh KAHR dee uh graf, grahf», noun. an instrument that detects and records electrical impulses produced by the action of the heart with each beat; cardiograph. It is used in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the heart. »An… …   Useful english dictionary

  • car|di|og|ra|phy — «KAHR dee OG ruh fee», noun, plural phies. = electrocardiography. (Cf. ↑electrocardiography) …   Useful english dictionary

  • tro|car — «TROH kahr», noun. a surgical instrument used to puncture cavities and draw fluid out, as in dropsy. Also, trochar. ╂[< French trocart, for troisquarts (literally) three quarters < trois three (< Latin trēs) + carre side of a sword or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • an|gi|o|car|di|og|ra|phy — «AN jee oh KAHR dee OG ruh fee», noun, plural phies. examination of the heart and of the thoracic blood vessels by X ray photography or a fluoroscope. ╂[< Greek angeîon receptacle + kardíā heart + English graphy] …   Useful english dictionary

  • bal|lis|to|car|di|og|ra|phy — «buh LIHS toh KAHR dee OG ruh fee», noun. the recording of the heart s action by a ballistocardiograph …   Useful english dictionary