instrument for measuring the pulse

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  • Pulsimeter — Pul*sim e*ter, n. [Pulse + meter.] (Physiol.) A sphygmograph. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pulsimeter — Pulsimeter, Pulsmesser, s. Sphygmometer …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • pulsimeter — [pul sim′ət ər] n. a medical instrument for measuring the rate and force of the pulse …   English World dictionary

  • pulsimeter — /pul sim i teuhr/, n. an instrument for measuring the strength or quickness of the pulse. [1835 45; PULSE1 + I + METER] * * * …   Universalium

  • pulsimeter — pul·sim·e·ter …   English syllables

  • pulsimeter — /pʌlˈsɪmətə/ (say pul simuhtuh) noun an instrument for measuring the strength or quickness of the pulse. {pulsi (combining form representing pulse1) + meter1} …   Australian English dictionary

  • pulsimeter —   n. pulse measuring instrument …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • pulsimeter — n. an instrument for measuring the rate or force of a pulse …   Useful english dictionary

  • pulsimeter, pulsometer — An instrument for measuring the force and rapidity of the pulse. [L. pulsus, pulse, + metron, measure] …   Medical dictionary

  • pul|som|e|ter — «puhl SOM uh tuhr», noun. 1. a pump operated by steam but having no piston. 2. = pulsimeter. (Cf. ↑pulsimeter) ╂[< pulse1 + meter] …   Useful english dictionary

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