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tracheoscopy

[trey-kee-os-kuh-pee]
noun Medicine/Medical.
  1. examination of the interior of the trachea, as with a laryngoscope.
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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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Historical Examples

  • Three months later there was some return of the dyspnœa, and tracheoscopy was again performed.

    A System of Operative Surgery, Volume IV (of 4)

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tracheoscopy in Medicine

tracheoscopy

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