[os-uh-lom-i-ter] /ˌɒs əˈlɒm ɪ tər/
an instrument for measuring oscillations, especially those of the arterial pulse.
oscillometer os·cil·lom·e·ter (ŏs’ə-lŏm’ĭ-tər)
An apparatus for measuring oscillations, especially those of the bloodstream in sphygmometry.
os’cil·lo·met’ric (ŏs’ə-lō-mět’tĭk) adj.
[awr-thop-tik] /ɔrˈθɒp tɪk/ adjective, Ophthalmology. 1. pertaining to or producing normal binocular vision. /ɔːˈθɒptɪk/ adjective 1. relating to normal binocular vision: orthoptic exercises
[awr-thop-ter-uh s] /ɔrˈθɒp tər əs/ adjective 1. belonging or pertaining to the Orthoptera, an order of insects, including the cockroaches, mantids, walking sticks, crickets, grasshoppers, and katydids, characterized by leathery forewings, membranous hind wings, and chewing mouthparts. /ɔːˈθɒptərəs/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or belonging to the Orthoptera, a large order of insects, including crickets, […]
[os-i-tuh nt] /ˈɒs ɪ tənt/ adjective 1. yawning, as with drowsiness; gaping. 2. drowsy or inattentive. 3. dull, lazy, or negligent. /ˈɒsɪtənsɪ/ noun (pl) -tancies, -tances 1. the state of being drowsy, lazy, or inattentive 2. the act of yawning adj. “yawning,” from Latin oscitans “listless, sluggish, lazy,” present participle of oscitare “to gape, yawn,” […]
[os-in, -ahyn] /ˈɒs ɪn, -aɪn/ adjective 1. of, belonging to, or pertaining to the suborder Oscines, of the order Passeriformes, comprising the songbirds that have highly developed vocal organs. noun 2. an oscine bird. /ˈɒsaɪn; ˈɒsɪn/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or belonging to the Oscines, a suborder of passerine birds that includes most of […]