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auscultate

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

Medical Definition of auscultate

auscultated; auscultating

  1. :  to examine by auscultation

auscultatory \ȯ-ˈskəl-tə-ˌtōr-ē, -ˌtȯr-\play adjective



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