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myocardiograph

Pronunciation: mi'o-kar'de-o-graf

Definition: An instrument composed of a tambour with recording lever attachment, by means of which a tracing is made of the movements of the heart muscle.

[myo- + G. kardia, heart, + grapho, to record]

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