alpha rhythm

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  • noun

Synonyms for alpha rhythm

the normal brainwave in the electroencephalogram of a person who is awake but relaxed

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Noel Meade's course and distance winner Alpha Rhythm is an obvious danger while I also respect the chance of wide margin Clonmel winner Loss Of Faith.
This strapping five-year-old looks an exciting hurdling prospect and is napped to make a winning start to his jumping career, at the expense of David Wachman's Native Churchtown, winner of a flat maiden at Killarney before being turned over by Alpha Rhythm when odds-on for a maiden hurdle at Naas in August.
The alpha rhythm is the predominant EEG rhythm in the relaxed alert person.
On April 22, 1997, the patient was found to have intermittent alpha rhythm with lateralizing features.
Finally, Jose Maria Feola (Argentina, but a long-time resident of the USA) reported some interesting but nonsignificant results on the relationship between ESP and the brain's alpha rhythm.
Washington, October 25 ( ANI ): Researchers in Canada have found that training of the well-known brainwave in humans, the alpha rhythm, enhances a brain network responsible for cognitive-control.