Instruments for measuring arterial blood pressure consisting of an inflatable cuff, inflating bulb, and a gauge showing the blood pressure. (Stedman, 26th ed)
An instrument for measuring the blood-pressure; see Janeway, Riva-Rocci, Rogers, for illustrations.
An apparatus for determining the pressure of the pulse wave, that is, to give the systolic or the systolic and diastolic pressure of an artery. [Gr.]