auscultate

verb aus·cul·tate \ ˈȯ-skəl-ˌtāt \

Definition of auscultate

auscultated; auscultating
: 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


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auscultate

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

medical Definition of auscultate

auscultated; auscultating
: to examine by auscultation

auscultatory

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

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