sphygmomanometer meaning

[ ˌsfigməumə'nɔmitə ]   "sphygmomanometer" in a sentence
  • Noun: sphygmomanometer  `sfigmowmu'nómitu(r)
    1. A pressure gauge for measuring blood pressure

    Derived forms: sphygmomanometers

    Type of: pressure gage, pressure gauge

    Encyclopedia: Sphygmomanometer

  • [Medicine]
    Instruments for measuring arterial blood pressure consisting of an inflatable cuff,inflating bulb,and a gauge showing the blood pressure. (Stedman,26th ed) n : an instrument for measuring blood pressure and esp. arterial blood pressure


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  1. verification regulation of the desk sphygmomanometer
  2. blood pressure is usually measured with a sphygmomanometer
  3. manual, electronic, or automated sphygmomanometers
  4. manual, electronic or automated sphygmomanometers
  5. verification regulation of the digital electronic sphygmomanometer static

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