definition of encephalographic by The Free Dictionary

en·ceph·a·log·ra·phy

 (ĕn-sĕf′ə-lŏg′rə-fē)

n. pl. en·ceph·a·log·ra·phies

Radiographic examination of the brain in which some of the cerebrospinal fluid is replaced with air or another gas that acts as a contrast medium.


en·ceph′a·lo·graph′ic (-ə-lə-grăf′ĭk, -ə-lō-) adj.

en·ceph′a·lo·graph′i·cal·ly adv.

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encephalography

(ˌɛnsɛfəˈlɒɡrəfɪ)

n

1. (Medicine) the branch of medical science concerned with taking and analysing X-ray photographs of the brain

encephalographic adj

enˌcephaloˈgraphically adv

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