Definition of ballistocardiograph in English:

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Pronunciation: /bəˌlistōˈkärdēəˌɡraf/


An instrument for recording the movements of the body caused by ejection of blood from the heart at each beat.
Example sentences
  • These can be used to produce a ballistocardiograph by suitable differentiation and/or integration.
  • The heart measurement of a chicken embryo takes place by means of a ballistocardiograph as regards technology.
  • This is caused by the compliance between subject and ballistocardiograph as well as by that between the latter and the surroundings.

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Syllabification: bal·lis·to·car·di·o·graph

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