colposcopy

[ kol-pos-kuh-pee ]
/ kɒlˈpɒs kə pi /

noun, plural col·pos·co·pies.

an examination by means of a colposcope.

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Origin of colposcopy

1935–40; <Greek kólp(os) womb, vagina + -o- + -scopy
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Medical definitions for colposcopy

colposcopy
[ kŏl-pŏskə-pē ]

n.

Coldoscopic examination of the vaginal and cervical epithelia.
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