noun. ['ˌlæpɝˈɑːskəpi, ˈlæprəskəpi'] laparotomy performed with a laparoscope that makes a small incision to examine the abdominal cavity (especially the ovaries and Fallopian tubes).
- -scopy (English)
- σκοπέω (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
- laparo- (English)
Words that Rhyme with Laparoscopy
Example sentences of the word laparoscopy
1. Noun, singular or mass
A laparoscopy may also be conducted by inserting a small scope into an incision near the navel.