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metroscope

[me-truh-skohp, mee-] /ˈmɛ trəˌskoʊp, ˈmi-/
noun, Medicine/Medical
1.
an instrument for examining the cavity of the uterus.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45, Americanism; metro-2 + -scope
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metroscope in Medicine

metroscope me·tro·scope (mē'trə-skōp')
n.
See hysteroscope.

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