-scope noun combining form
: means (as an instrument) for viewing or observing <endoscope> <spectroscope>
Origin of -SCOPE
New Latin -scopium, from Greek -skopion; akin to Greek skeptesthai
-scope noun combining form \ˌskōp\ (Medical Dictionary)
: means (as an instrument) for viewing or observing <microscope> <laparoscope>
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