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adjective, Physiology, Medicine/Medical.
of or relating to the pulse.
(physiol) of or relating to the pulse

sphygmic sphyg·mic (sfĭg’mĭk)
Of or relating to the pulse.


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  • Sphygmo-

    1. a combining form representing sphygmus, in compound words: sphygmometer. combining form 1. indicating the pulse: sphygmomanometer sphygmo- or sphygm- pref. Pulse: sphygmograph.

  • Sphygmochronograph

    sphygmochronograph sphyg·mo·chron·o·graph (sfĭg’mō-krŏn’ə-grāf’, -krō’nə-) n. A modified sphygmograph that graphically represents the time relations between the beat of the heart and the pulse.

  • Sphygmogram

    noun 1. a tracing or diagram produced by a sphygmograph. sphygmogram sphyg·mo·gram (sfĭg’mə-grām’) n. The record or tracing produced by a sphygmograph.

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