noun, plural bron·chos·co·pies.

an examination by means of a bronchoscope.

Origin of bronchoscopy

First recorded in 1900–10; broncho- + -scopy Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for bronchoscopy

from German bronchoskopie (1898), from Latinized comb. form of Greek bronkhia "the bronchial tubes" (plural; see bronchial); also see -scope.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper