HyperDic: cardiograph

English > 2 senses of the word cardiograph:
NOUNartifactcardiograph, electrocardiographmedical instrument that records electric currents associated with contractions of the heart
artifactcardiograph, ballistocardiographa medical instrument that measures the mechanical force of cardiac contractions and the amount of blood passing through the heart during a specified period by measuring the recoil of the body as blood is pumped from the ventricles
English > cardiograph: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
Meaningmedical instrument that records electric currents associated with contractions of the heart.
Synonymelectrocardiograph
Part ofcardiac monitor, heart monitorA piece of electronic equipment for continual observation of the function of the heart
Broadermedical instrumentinstrument used in the practice of medicine
Spanishcardiógrafo, electrocardiógrafo
Catalancardiògraf, electrocardiògraf
Adjectivescardiographicof or relating to a cardiograph
English > cardiograph: 2 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA medical instrument that measures the mechanical force of cardiac contractions and the amount of blood passing through the heart during a specified period by measuring the recoil of the body as blood is pumped from the ventricles.
Synonymballistocardiograph
Part ofcardiac monitor, heart monitorA piece of electronic equipment for continual observation of the function of the heart
Broadermedical instrumentinstrument used in the practice of medicine
Spanishballistocardiograph
Catalanballistocardiograph

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