/ (iːˈsɒfəɡəʊˌskəʊp) /
med an instrument for examining the oesophagus
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Derived forms of oesophagoscopeoesophagoscopy (iːˌsɒfəˈɡɒskəpɪ), noun
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Example sentences from the Web for oesophagoscope
The oesophagoscope, however, has been successfully employed for diagnostic purposes.