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1. ophthalmoscope

noun. ['ɑːfˈθælməˌskoʊp'] medical instrument for examining the retina of the eye.

Synonyms

  • medical instrument

Etymology

  • -scope (English)
  • σκοπέω (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • ophthalmo- (English)
  • ὀφθαλμός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Example sentences of the word ophthalmoscope


1. Noun, singular or mass
Your doctor will likely diagnose the problem by examining inside the eye with an ophthalmoscope.

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