fiberscope

noun
fi·​ber·​scope | \ ˈfī-bər-ˌskōp How to pronounce fiberscope (audio) \

Definition of fiberscope

: a flexible instrument utilizing fiber optics and used for examination of inaccessible areas

First Known Use of fiberscope

1954, in the meaning defined above

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“Fiberscope.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fiberscope. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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fiberscope

noun
fi·​ber·​scope
variants: or chiefly British fibrescope \ ˈfī-​bər-​ˌskōp How to pronounce fiberscope (audio) \

Medical Definition of fiberscope

: a flexible endoscope that utilizes fiber optics to transmit light and is used for visual examination of inaccessible areas (as the stomach)

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