e|lec|tro|chron|o|graph


e|lec|tro|chron|o|graph
e|lec|tro|chron|o|graph «ih LEHK troh KRON uh graf, grahf», noun.
an instrument for electrically recording exact instants of time.

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  • e|lec|tro|mo|to|graph — «ih LEHK troh MOH tuh graf, grahf», noun. an early form of a receiver for a telephone, invented by Edison …   Useful english dictionary

  • e|lec|tro|my|o|graph|ic — «ih LEHK troh MY uh GRAF ihk», adjective. having to do with or made by an electromyograph …   Useful english dictionary

  • e|lec|tro|pho|to|graph|ic — «ih LEHK troh FOH tuh GRAF ihk», adjective. having to do with or using electrophotography: »an electrophotographic copier …   Useful english dictionary

  • e|lec|tro|steth|o|graph — «ih LEHK troh STEHTH uh graf, grahf», noun. a very sensitive, electrically operated instrument used to record sounds of the heart: »The medical instrument is an electrostethograph, which gives doctors a high fidelity record of heart sounds so… …   Useful english dictionary

  • chron|o|graph|ic — «KRON uh GRAF ihk», adjective. of or having to do with a chronograph …   Useful english dictionary

  • chron|o|graph — «KRON uh graf, grahf», noun. 1. an instrument for measuring very short intervals of time accurately, such as a stop watch. 2. an instrument for recording the exact instant of an astronomical or other occurrence …   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|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