auriscope [awr-uh-skohp] ExamplesWord Origin noun Medicine/Medical.
Origin of auriscope First recorded in 1850–55;+ Related formsau·ri·scop·ic [awr-uh-skop-ik] /ˌɔr əˈskɒp ɪk/, adjectiveau·ri·scop·i·cal·ly, adverb Examples from the Web for auriscope Historical Examples of auriscope
Constance happened to overlook the table on which stood the auriscope.
“It is improbable in the highest degree that any steamer is near enough to affect the auriscope,” he said.
British Dictionary definitions for auriscope auriscope noun
- a medical instrument for examinig the external earAlso called: otoscope
Derived Formsauriscopic (ˌɔːrɪˈskɒpɪk), adjective auriscope in Medicine auriscope [ôr′ĭ-skōp′] n.