Otoscopy O*tos"co*py, n. (Med.) The examination of the ear; the art of using the otoscope. [1913 Webster]

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  • otoscopy — n. examination of the ears with an otoscope …   English contemporary dictionary

  • otoscopy — otos·co·py …   English syllables

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