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auscultate

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verb aus·cul·tate \ˈȯ-skəl-ˌtāt\

Definition of auscultate

aus·cul·tat·edaus·cul·tat·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to examine by auscultation <auscultate the patient's heart for a murmur>

aus·cul·ta·to·ryplay \ȯ-ˈskəl-tə-ˌtȯr-ē\ adjective


Origin of auscultate

back-formation from auscultation


First Known Use: 1846

Rhymes with auscultate

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Medical Dictionary

auscultate

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transitive verb aus·cul·tate \ˈȯ-skəl-ˌtāt\

Medical Definition of auscultate

aus·cul·tat·edaus·cul·tat·ing

  1. :  to examine by auscultation

  2. aus·cul·ta·to·ry \ȯ-ˈskəl-tə-ˌtōr-ē, -ˌtȯr-\play adjective




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