otoscope

[oh-tuh-skohp]

Origin of otoscope

First recorded in 1840–50; oto- + -scope
Related formso·to·scop·ic [oh-tuh-skop-ik] /ˌoʊ təˈskɒp ɪk/, adjectiveo·tos·co·py [oh-tos-kuh-pee] /oʊˈtɒs kə pi/, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for otoscopy

otoscope

noun
  1. another name for auriscope
Derived Formsotoscopic (ˌəʊtəʊˈskɒpɪk), adjective
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otoscopy in Medicine

otoscopy

[ō-tŏskə-pē]
n.
  1. Examination of the ear by means of an otoscope.

otoscope

tə-skōp′]
n.
  1. An instrument for examining the interior of the ear, especially the eardrum, consisting essentially of a magnifying lens and a light.auriscope
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