[ awr-uh-skohp ]
/ ˈɔr əˌskoʊp /
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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
OTHER WORDS FROM auriscopeau·ri·scop·ic [awr-uh-skop-ik], /ˌɔr əˈskɒp ɪk/, adjectiveau·ri·scop·i·cal·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for auriscope
"It is improbable in the highest degree that any steamer is near enough to affect the auriscope," he said.
Constance happened to overlook the table on which stood the auriscope.
British Dictionary definitions for auriscope
/ (ˈɔːrɪˌskəʊp) /
a medical instrument for examinig the external earAlso called: otoscope
Derived forms of auriscopeauriscopic (ˌɔːrɪˈskɒpɪk), adjective
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Medical definitions for auriscope
[ ôr′ĭ-skōp′ ]
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