celoscope

[ see-luh-skohp ]
/ ˈsi ləˌskoʊp /

noun Medicine/Medical.

an instrument for examining a body cavity.

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Origin of celoscope

<Greek koîlo(s) hollow or koîlo(n) a hollow + -scope
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Medical definitions for celoscope

celoscope
[ sēlə-skōp′ ]

n.

An optical device for examining the interior of a body cavity.
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