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atax·i·am·e·ter ə-.tak-sē-'am-ət-ər n an instrument for measuring involuntary tremor and unsteadiness (as the swaying of the whole body in the erect posture)

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atax·i·am·e·ter (ə-tak″se-amґə-tər) [ataxia + -meter] ataxiagraph.

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  • ataxiameter — atax·i·am·e·ter …   English syllables

  • ataxiameter — …   Useful english dictionary

  • ataxiagraph — An instrument for measuring the degree and direction of the swaying of the body and head in static ataxia, with the individual s eyes closed. SYN: ataxiameter. * * * atax·ia·graph ə tak sē ə .graf n ATAXIAMETER * * * atax·ia·graph ( …   Medical dictionary

  • ataxiagram — The recording made by an ataxiagraph. * * * atax·ia·gram ə tak sē ə .gram n a record obtained with an ataxiameter * * * atax·ia·gram (ə takґse ə gram″) a tracing drawn by an ataxic patient; also the record made by an ataxiagraph …   Medical dictionary

  • tremogram — The graphic representation of a tremor taken by means of the tremograph or kymograph. SYN: tremorgram. * * * tre·mo·gram (treґmo gram) [tremor + gram] the tracing or record made by a tremograph; a graphic tracing of a tremor. See ataxiameter …   Medical dictionary

  • ataxiagram — əˈtaksēəˌgram noun ( s) Etymology: New Latin ataxia + English gram : a record obtained with an ataxiameter …   Useful english dictionary

  • ataxiagraph — noun see ataxiameter …   Useful english dictionary

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