colposcope

noun col·po·scope \ ˈkäl-pə-ˌskōp \

Definition of colposcope

:a magnifying instrument designed to facilitate visual inspection of the vagina and cervix

colposcopy

play \käl-ˈpä-skə-pē\ noun

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Origin and Etymology of colposcope

Greek kolpos hollow, bosom, vagina, womb + English -scope — more at gulf


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colposcope

noun col·po·scope \ ˈkäl-pə-ˌskōp \

medical Definition of colposcope

:a magnifying instrument designed to facilitate visual inspection of the vagina and cervix

colposcopic

play \ˌkäl-pə-ˈskäp-ik\ adjective

colposcopically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

colposcopy

play \käl-ˈpäs-kə-pē\ noun plural colposcopies

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