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e·lec·tro·en·ceph·a·lo·gram

 (ĭ-lĕk′trō-ĕn-sĕf′ə-lə-grăm′)
n.
1. A graphic record of the electrical activity of the brain as recorded by an electroencephalograph.
2. The procedure performed to produce such a record.
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electroencephalogram

(ɪˌlɛktrəʊɛnˈsɛfələˌɡræm)
n
(Medicine) med the tracing obtained from an electroencephalograph. Abbreviation: EEG
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e•lec•tro•en•ceph•a•lo•gram

(ɪˌlɛk troʊ ɛnˈsɛf ə ləˌgræm)

n.
a graphic record produced by an electroencephalograph. Abbr.: EEG
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e·lec·tro·en·ceph·a·lo·gram

(ĭ-lĕk′trō-ĕn-sĕf′ə-lə-grăm′)
A recording of the electrical activity of the brain. It is used to diagnose abnormalities of the brain. ♦ The machine used to record an electroencephalogram is called an electroencephalograph.
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electroencephalogram

(EEG) A recording of the pattern of the electrical impulses of a patient’s brain made using electroencephalography.
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Noun1.electroencephalogram - a graphical record of electrical activity of the brain; produced by an electroencephalograph
graph, graphical record - a visual representation of the relations between certain quantities plotted with reference to a set of axes
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Translations
elektroencefalogram
elektro-encefalogram

electroencephalogram

[ɪˌlektrəʊenˈsefələˌgræm] Nelectroencefalograma m
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electroencephalogram

[ɪˌlɛktrəʊɛnˈsɛfələgræm] nélectroencéphalogramme m
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electroencephalogram

[ɪˌlɛktrəʊɛnˈsɛfələˌgræm] nelettroencefalogramma m
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e·lec·tro·en·ceph·a·lo·gram

n. electroencefalograma, registro obtenido de una encefalografía.
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electroencephalogram (EEG)

n electroencefalograma m (EEG)
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Using electroencephalograms (EEGs), they recorded brainwave activity in 41 healthy male and female volunteers as they took a daytime nap and while they underwent subsequent memory tests.
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Their brain waves were monitored over a period of 16 months through electroencephalograms (EEGs) combined with video footage, Medical Xpress reported.
While the napping participants slept, the researchers conducted electroencephalograms (EEGs) of their brains, looking for bursts of electrical activity called "sleep spindles" (an indication of memory consolidation) in a key memory region called the hippocampus.
Microsoft conducted the study on 2,000 people and used electroencephalograms (EEGs) to monitor the brain activity of another 112 in the study, which sought to determine the impact that pocket-sized devices and the increased availability of digital media and information have had on our daily lives.
6 For long-term insomnia with no obvious cause, electroencephalograms (EEGs) and assessment of breathing, muscle activity and other bodily functions during sleep may be useful in discovering the extent and pattern of the problem.
Electroencephalograms were taken by Micromed 18 channel digital video EEG device found in the Division of Pediatric Neurology using international 18-20 electrode system.