Pulse-oximeter definition

A device, usually attached to the earlobe or fingertip, that measures the oxygen saturation of arterial blood by sensing and recording capillary pulsations.
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A device, usually attached to the earlobe or fingertip, that measures the oxygen saturation of arterial blood by sensing and recording capillary pulsations.
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(medicine) A device used to monitor the oxygen level of a patient's blood.
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Noun

Singular:
pulse-oximeter
Plural:
pulse-oximeters