Auriscopy Au*ris"co*py ([add]*r[i^]s"k[-o]*p[y^]), n. Examination of the ear by the aid of the auriscope. [1913 Webster]

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  • auriscopy — noun Examination of the ear using an auriscope. Syn: otoscopy See Also: auriscope …   Wiktionary

  • otoscopy — noun The visual examination of the inner ear using an otoscope Syn: auriscopy See Also: otology, otoscope, otoscopist …   Wiktionary

  • phonetics — Synonyms and related words: ablaut, acoustic phonetics, articulatory phonetics, audiometer, auriscope, auriscopy, betacism, bowwow theory, cacography, comparative linguistics, derivation, descriptive linguistics, dialectology, dingdong theory,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • auriscope — noun medical instrument consisting of a magnifying lens and light; used for examining the external ear (the auditory meatus and especially the tympanic membrane) • Syn: ↑otoscope, ↑auroscope • Hypernyms: ↑medical instrument * * * auriscope Med.… …   Useful english dictionary

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