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Pronunciation: mi'o-kin'e-sim'e-ter

Definition: A device for registering the exact time and extent of contraction of the larger muscles of the lower extremity in response to electric stimulation.

Synonym(s): myocinesimeter

[myo- + G. kinesis, movement, + metron, measure]

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