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Definition of "cardiograph" []

  • An instrument used to record the mechanical movements of the heart. (noun)
  • See electrocardiograph. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "cardiograph" in a sentence
  • "The whole work is a like a heart cardiograph— a mechanical reflection of a life rhythm."
  • "Themba also received diagnostic orthopedic equipment, physiotherapy machines, an ultrasound scanner and a foetal cardiograph for its maternity unit."
  • "“Not fifteen years ago English doctors experimenting with a portable cardiograph at the Sheffield mortuary detected signs of life in a young woman certified dead from a drug overdose.”"
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