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endoscope definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a long slender medical instrument for examining the interior of a bodily organ or performing minor surgery

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1861 an illuminated usually fiber-optic flexible or rigid tubular instrument for visualizing the interior of a hollow organ or part (as the bladder or esophagus) for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes that typically has one or more channels to enable passage of instruments (as forceps or scissors) endoscopy noun

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. Surgery an instrument for viewing the internal parts of the body. Derivatives: endoscopic adj. endoscopically adv. endoscopist n. endoscopy n.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Endoscope En"do*scope, n. [Endo- + -scope.] (Med.) An instrument for examining the interior of the rectum, the urethra, and the bladder.



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