Oncometer

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Oncometer (Physiol) An instrument for measuring the variations in size of the internal organs of the body, as the kidney, spleen, etc.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n oncometer An instrument designed to measure variations in size in the kidney, spleen, and other organs; the part of the oncograph which is applied to the organ to be measured.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Oncometer ong-com′e-tėr an instrument for recording variations in volume, as of the kidney, &c
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. bulk + -meter,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. ogkos, bulk, metron, measure.