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bronchoscopy

[brong-kos-kuh-pee] /brɒŋˈkɒs kə pi/
noun, plural bronchoscopies.
1.
an examination by means of a bronchoscope.
Origin
1900-1910
1900-10; broncho- + -scopy
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Examples for bronchoscopy
  • bronchoscopy is an invasive test to examine respiratory secretions.
Word Origin and History for bronchoscopy
bronchoscopy
from Ger. bronchoskopie (1898).
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