metroscope

[ me-truh-skohp, mee- ]
/ ˈmɛ trəˌskoʊp, ˈmi- /
|

noun Medicine/Medical.

an instrument for examining the cavity of the uterus.

Nearby words

  1. metropolitanize,
  2. metrorrhagia,
  3. metrorrhea,
  4. metrosalpingitis,
  5. metrosalpingography,
  6. metrosexual,
  7. metrostaxis,
  8. metrostenosis,
  9. metsys,
  10. metsys, quentin

Origin of metroscope

An Americanism dating back to 1835–45; metro-2 + -scope

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for metroscope



Medicine definitions for metroscope

metroscope

[ mētrə-skōp′ ]

n.

hysteroscope

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.