noun, plural bioscopies. Medicine/Medical.
examination of a body to discover whether or not it is alive.

bio- + -scopy

bioscopic [bahy-uh-skop-ik] , adjective Unabridged
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bioscopy (baɪˈɒskəpɪ)
n , pl -pies
examination of a body to determine whether it is alive

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bioscopy bi·os·co·py (bī-ŏs'kə-pē)
Medical examination of a body to determine the presence or absence of life.

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