auscultate

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verb aus·cul·tate \ˈȯ-skəl-ˌtāt\

Definition of auscultate

auscultated

;

auscultating

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

auscultatory

play \ȯ-ˈskəl-tə-ˌtȯr-ē\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of auscultate

back-formation from auscultation


First Known Use: 1831


Medical Dictionary

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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