rhinoscopy

noun

rhi·​nos·​co·​py rī-ˈnä-skə-pē How to pronounce rhinoscopy (audio)
: examination of the nasal passages

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First Known Use

1861, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of rhinoscopy was in 1861

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“Rhinoscopy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rhinoscopy. Accessed 30 Jan. 2023.

Medical Definition

rhinoscopy

noun
rhi·​nos·​co·​py rī-ˈnäs-kə-pē How to pronounce rhinoscopy (audio)
plural rhinoscopies
: examination of the nasal passages
rhinoscopic adjective
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