pneumotachograph


pneumotachograph
pneu·mo·tach·o·graph (no͞o'mə-tăkʹə-grăf', nyo͞o'-) n.
An apparatus for recording the rate of airflow to and from the lungs.
  [pneumo- + Greek takhos, speed + -graph.]   pneu'mo·tach'o·graphʹic adj. pneu'mo·ta·chogʹra·phy (-tə-kŏgʹrə-fē) n.

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