Definition of encephalography in English:

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encephalography

Pronunciation: /ɛnˌsɛfəˈlɒɡrəfi/
/ɛnˌkɛfəˈlɒɡrəfi/

noun

[mass noun] Medicine
Any of various techniques for recording the structure or electrical activity of the brain.
Example sentences
  • Seriously, though, these researchers from the U.K. have been using magnetic encephalography to identify the regions of the brain that are active when people make their shopping choices.

Derivatives

encephalograph

noun
Example sentences
  • One gadget sure to wow students of any age is the encephalograph, which Keage uses to study activity in the brain.

encephalographic

adjective
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