AUTOMATOGRAPH

n. a historical device that is typically used to measure movement. It consists of a plate that lies on metal balls that allow it to follow every impulse of the hand that lies flat on it. The plate has an electronic attachment by which the slightest involuntary movements are registered.

AUTOMATOGRAPH: "A person used an automatograph in order to track the movement of the hand."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AUTOMATOGRAPH," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/automatograph/ (accessed April 3, 2020).
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