laryngoscopy

[ lar-ing-gos-kuh-pee ]
/ ˌlær ɪŋˈgɒs kə pi /
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noun, plural lar·yn·gos·co·pies. Medicine/Medical.

an examination by means of a laryngoscope.

Nearby words

  1. laryngoplasty,
  2. laryngoplegia,
  3. laryngoptosis,
  4. laryngorhinology,
  5. laryngoscope,
  6. laryngospasm,
  7. laryngostenosis,
  8. laryngostomy,
  9. laryngotomy,
  10. laryngotracheal

Origin of laryngoscopy

First recorded in 1860–65; laryngo- + -scopy

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Medicine definitions for laryngoscopy

laryngoscopy

[ lăr′ĭn-gŏskə-pē ]

n.

Examination of the larynx by means of a laryngoscope.

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