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phonocardiography

Pronunciation: fo'no-kar'de-og'ra-fe

Definition:

  1. Recording of the heart sounds with a phonocardiograph.
  2. The science of interpreting phonocardiograms.

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

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