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gonioscope

[goh-nee-uh-skohp] /ˌgoʊ ni əˌskoʊp/
noun
1.
an optical instrument used for measuring the angle of the anterior chamber of the eye.
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gonioscopy
[goh-nee-os-kuh-pee] /ˌgoʊ niˈɒs kə pi/ (Show IPA),
noun
gonioscopic
[goh-nee-uh-skop-ik] /ˌgoʊ ni əˈskɒp ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for gonioscopy

gonioscope

/ˈɡəʊnɪəʊˌskəʊp/
noun
1.
an instrument used for examining the structures of the eye between the cornea and the lens that are not directly visible
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gonioscopy in Medicine

gonioscope go·ni·o·scope (gō'nē-ə-skōp')
n.
An ophthalmoscope used to examine the angle of the anterior chamber of the eye.

gonioscopy go·ni·os·co·py (gō'nē-ŏs'kə-pē)
n.
Examination of the angle of the anterior chamber of the eye with a gonioscope or with a contact prism lens.

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