Stethoscopic Steth`o*scop"ic, Stethoscopical Steth`o*scop"ic*al, a. [Cf. F. st['e]thoscopique.] Of or pertaining to a stethoscope; obtained or made by means of a stethoscope. -- {Steth`o*scop"ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • stethoscopically — See stethoscopic. * * * …   Universalium

  • stethoscopically — adv. by means of a stethoscope …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stethoscopically — stetho·scop·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • stethoscopically — adverb see stethoscopic * * * stethoscopˈically adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑stethoscope …   Useful english dictionary

  • stethoscopic — stethoscopically, adv. /steth euh skop ik/, adj. pertaining to the stethoscope or to stethoscopy. Also, stethoscopical. [1820 30; STETHOSCOPE + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • stethoscopic — /stɛθəˈskɒpɪk/ (say stethuh skopik) adjective 1. relating to the stethoscope or to stethoscopy. 2. made or obtained by the stethoscope. Also, stethoscopical. –stethoscopically, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • stethoscope — [steth′ə skōp΄] n. [Fr stéthoscope: see STETHO & SCOPE] Med. a hearing instrument used in auscultation, for examining the heart, lungs, etc. by listening to the sounds they make stethoscopic [steth′ōskäp′ik] adj. stethoscopical stethoscopically… …   English World dictionary

  • stethoscope — n. an instrument used in listening to the action of the heart, lungs, etc., usu. consisting of a circular piece placed against the chest, with tubes leading to earpieces. Derivatives: stethoscopic adj. stethoscopically adv. stethoscopist n.… …   Useful english dictionary

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