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e·lec·tro·en·ceph·a·lo·graph

 (ĭ-lĕk′trō-ĕn-sĕf′ə-lə-grăf′)
n.
An instrument that measures electrical potentials on the scalp and generates a record of the electrical activity of the brain. Also called encephalograph.

e·lec′tro·en·ceph′a·lo·graph′ic adj.
e·lec′tro·en·ceph′a·log′ra·phy (-lŏg′rə-fē) n.
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electroencephalograph

(ɪˌlɛktrəʊɛnˈsɛfələˌɡrɑːf; -ˌɡræf)
n
(Medicine) an instrument for recording the electrical activity of the brain, usually by means of electrodes placed on the scalp: used to diagnose tumours of the brain, to study brain waves, etc. Abbreviation: EEG See also brain wave
eˌlectroenˌcephaloˈgraphic adj
eˌlectroenˌcephaloˈgraphically adv
electroencephalography n
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e•lec•tro•en•ceph•a•lo•graph

(ɪˌlɛk troʊ ɛnˈsɛf ə ləˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf)

n.
an instrument for measuring and recording the electric activity of the brain. Abbr.: EEG
[1935–40]
e•lec`tro•en•ceph`a•lo•graph′ic (-ˈgræf ɪk) adj.
e•lec`tro•en•ceph`a•log′ra•phy (-ˈlɒg rə fi) n.
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Noun1.electroencephalograph - medical instrument that records electric currents generated by the brain
medical instrument - instrument used in the practice of medicine
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Translations

electroencephalograph

[ɪˈlektrəʊɪnˈsefələgrɑːf] Nelectroencefalógrafo m
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electroencephalograph

[ɪˈlɛktrəʊɛnˈsɛfələˌgræf] nelettroencefalografo
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