palmoscopy


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pal·mos·co·py

(pal-mos'kŏ-pē),
Examination of the cardiac pulsation.
[G. palmos, pulsation, + skopeō, to examine]

palmoscopy

[palmos′kəpē]
detection of the pulse or heartbeat.

palmoscopy

The observation and study of the heartbeat; it is not used in the working medical parlance.