sphygmo-

sphygmo-

a combining form representing sphygmus, in compound words: sphygmometer.
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sphygmo- or (before a vowel) sphygm-
 
combining form
indicating the pulse: sphygmomanometer
 
[from Greek sphugmos pulsation, from sphuzein to throb]
 
sphygm- or (before a vowel) sphygm-
 
combining form
 
[from Greek sphugmos pulsation, from sphuzein to throb]

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sphygmo- or sphygm-
pref.
Pulse: sphygmograph.

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