tracheoscopy

[ trey-kee-os-kuh-pee ]
/ ˌtreɪ kiˈɒs kə pi /
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noun Medicine/Medical.

examination of the interior of the trachea, as with a laryngoscope.

Origin of tracheoscopy

First recorded in 1875–80; tracheo- + -scopy
Related formstra·che·o·scop·ic [trey-kee-uh-skop-ik] /ˌtreɪ ki əˈskɒp ɪk/, adjectivetra·che·os·co·pist, noun
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tracheoscopy

[ trā′kē-ŏskə-pē ]

n.

Examination of the interior of the trachea, as with a laryngoscope.
Related formstra′che•o•scopic (-ə-skŏpĭk) adj.
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