fiberscope


fi·ber·scope

noun \ˈfī-bər-ˌskōp\

Definition of FIBERSCOPE

:  a flexible instrument utilizing fiber optics and used for examination of inaccessible areas

First Known Use of FIBERSCOPE

1954

fi·ber·scope

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FIBERSCOPE

: a flexible endoscope that utilizes fiber optics to transmit light and is used for visual examination of inaccessible areas (as the stomach)

Variants of FIBERSCOPE

fi·ber·scope or chiefly British fi·bre·scope \ˈfī-bər-ˌskōp\

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