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electroencephalograph

Line breaks: elec¦tro|enceph¦alo|graph
Pronunciation: /ɪˌlɛktrəʊɪnˈsɛf(ə)ləɡrɑːf
 
, -ˈkɛf-/

Definition of electroencephalograph in English:

noun

A machine used for electroencephalography.
Example sentences
  • They combine this information with data from an electroencephalograph, which measures electrical activity at the surface of the brain.
  • Symptoms include rapidly progressing dementia, psychiatric and behavioral abnormalities, and a distinctive electroencephalograph reading.
  • Sleep researchers divide up sleep time into stages, mainly defined by the electrical activity of cortical neurons represented as brain waves by an electroencephalograph.

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