electroencephalograph


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electroencephalograph

an instrument for recording the electrical activity of the brain, usually by means of electrodes placed on the scalp: used to diagnose tumours of the brain, to study brain waves, etc.

electroencephalograph

[i‚lek·trō·en′sef·ə·lə‚graf]
(medicine)
An instrument used to make electroencephalograms.
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The medical device the electroencephalograph is usually abbreviated to what?
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Professor Schultz and his colleague Dr Hazim of the Hanover University, Germany, proved through an experiment, using an electroencephalograph (EEG) and electrocardiogram (ECG) that the Islamic method of slaughter is more humane than the captive bolt stunning method, that causes severe pain to the animal.
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