cystoscope

noun
cys·​to·​scope | \ ˈsi-stə-ˌskōp How to pronounce cystoscope (audio) \

Definition of cystoscope

: a rigid endoscope for inspecting and passing instruments into the urethra and bladder

Other Words from cystoscope

cystoscopic \ ˌsi-​stə-​ˈskä-​pik How to pronounce cystoscopic (audio) \ adjective
cystoscopy \ si-​ˈstä-​skə-​pē How to pronounce cystoscopy (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of cystoscope

1889, in the meaning defined above

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“Cystoscope.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cystoscope. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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cystoscope

noun
cys·​to·​scope | \ ˈsis-tə-ˌskōp How to pronounce cystoscope (audio) \

Medical Definition of cystoscope

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a rigid endoscope for inspecting and passing instruments into the urethra and bladder

Other Words from cystoscope

cystoscopic \ ˌsis-​tə-​ˈskäp-​ik How to pronounce cystoscopic (audio) \ adjective
cystoscopist \ sis-​ˈtäs-​kə-​pəst How to pronounce cystoscopist (audio) \ noun

cystoscope

transitive verb
cystoscoped; cystoscoping

Medical Definition of cystoscope (Entry 2 of 2)

: to examine (as a patient) with a cystoscope

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