(redirected from electrographically)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.


1. An electrically produced graph or tracing.
2. Equipment used to produce such a graph or tracing in facsimile transmission.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.


(ɪˈlɛktrəʊˌɡrɑːf; -ˌɡræf)
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) an apparatus for engraving metal printing cylinders, esp in gravure printing
2. (Telecommunications) the equipment used for the electrical transmission of pictures
3. (Electrical Engineering)
a. a recording electrometer
b. a graph produced by this instrument
4. (Metallurgy) a visual record of the surface composition of a metal, obtained by placing an electrolyte-soaked paper over the metal and passing a current through the paper to an electrode on the other side
electrographic adj
eˌlectroˈgraphically adv
electrography n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014


(ɪˈlɛk trəˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf)

1. a curve or plot automatically traced by the action of an electric device, as an electrometer.
2. an apparatus for engraving metal plates on cylinders used in printing.
e•lec`tro•graph′ic (-ˈgræf ɪk) adj.
e•lec•trog•ra•phy (ɪ lɛkˈtrɒg rə fi, ˌi lɛk-) n.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.electrograph - an apparatus for the electrical transmission of pictures
apparatus, setup - equipment designed to serve a specific function
2.electrograph - electrical device used for etching by electrolytic means
electrical device - a device that produces or is powered by electricity
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Nine hours after the initiation of ketamine, the seizures stopped both clinically and electrographically. Twenty-four hours later, propofol was discontinued.
Typically, seizures initiated immediately after electrically stimulating BLA for 1 s and manifested both behaviorally and electrographically. The epileptiform activities were observable in the hippocampus and the thalamus after the electrical stimulation (Figures 1(a) and 1(b)), and the power of LFPs was raised immediately over a wide frequency band, including theta, alpha, beta, and gamma activity (Figures 1(c)-1(f)).
Adult patients ([greater than or equal to] 21 years) with electrographically documented AF were enrolled in the registry.