[ ley-zer-skohp ]
/ ˈleɪ zərˌskoʊp /


a surgical instrument that employs a laser beam to destroy diseased tissue or to create small channels; used to open clogged arteries and, in ophthalmology, to treat patients with glaucoma or diabetic retinopathy.

Nearby words

  1. laser trap,
  2. laser treatment,
  3. laser tuning,
  4. laser-guided weapons,
  5. laserdisc,
  6. lash,
  7. lash line,
  8. lash out,
  9. lash rail,
  10. lash-up

Origin of laserscope Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019