astigmatoscope

[ as-tig-mat-uh-skohp ]
/ ˌæs tɪgˈmæt əˌskoʊp /

noun Ophthalmology.

an instrument for determining the presence and severity of astigmatism.

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Also a·stig·mo·scope [uh-stig-muh-skohp] /əˈstɪg məˌskoʊp/ .

Origin of astigmatoscope

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Medical definitions for astigmatoscope

astigmatoscope
[ ăs′tĭg-mătə-skōp′ ]

n.

An instrument for detecting and measuring the degree of astigmatism.

Other words from astigmatoscope

a•stig′ma•tosco•py (-tŏskə-pē) null n.
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