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ta·chom·e·ter

(tă-kom'ĕ-tĕr),
An instrument for measuring speed or rate; for example, revolutions of a shaft, heart rate (cardiotachometer), arterial blood flow (hemotachometer), respiratory gas flow (pneumotachometer).
[G. tachos, speed, + metron, measure]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

ta·chom·e·ter

(tak-om'ĕ-tĕr)
An instrument for measuring speed or rate, e.g., revolutions of a shaft, heart rate (cardiotachometer), arterial blood flow (hemotachometer), respiratory gas flow (pneumotachometer).
[G. tachos, speed, + metron, measure]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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