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Medical Term:

sphygmocardiograph

Pronunciation: sfig'mo-kar'de-o-graf

Definition: A polygraph recording both the heartbeat and the radial pulse.

Synonym(s): sphygmocardioscope

[sphygmo- + G. kardia, heart, + grapho, to write]

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