elastometer

elastometer

 [e″las-tom´ĕ-ter]
an instrument for measuring the elasticity of tissues.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

e·las·tom·e·ter

(ē-las-tom'ĕ-tĕr),
A device for measuring the elasticity of any body or of the animal tissues.
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elastometer

(ē″lăs-tōm′ĕ-tĕr) [″ + Gr. metron, measure]
A device for measuring elasticity.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners
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The EF 02 elastometer is available from the company for compression or stress relaxation testing.
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