noun. ['ɑːfˈθælməˌskoʊp'] medical instrument for examining the retina of the eye.
- medical instrument
- -scope (English)
- σκοπέω (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
- ophthalmo- (English)
- ὀφθαλμός (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Words that Rhyme with Ophthalmoscope
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.