myoscope

[ mahy-uh-skohp ]
/ ˈmaɪ əˌskoʊp /

noun

an instrument for observing muscular contraction.

Nearby words

  1. myorrhaphy,
  2. myorrhexis,
  3. myosalpinx,
  4. myosarcoma,
  5. myosclerosis,
  6. myosin,
  7. myosin filament,
  8. myosis,
  9. myositic,
  10. myositis

Origin of myoscope

First recorded in 1875–80; myo- + -scope

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