Tracheoscopy
Tracheoscopy Tra`che*os"co*py, n. [Trachea + -scopy.] (Med.) Examination of the interior of the trachea by means of a mirror. [1913 Webster]

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  • tracheoscopy — tracheoscopic /tray kee euh skop ik/, adj. tracheoscopist, n. /tray kee os keuh pee/, n. Med. examination of the interior of the trachea, as with a laryngoscope. [1875 80; TRACHEO + SCOPY] * * * …   Universalium

  • tracheoscopy — noun examination of the interior of the trachea using a laryngoscope …   Wiktionary

  • tracheoscopy — Inspection of the interior of the trachea. [tracheo + G. skopeo, to examine] * * * tra·che·os·co·py .trā kē äs kə pē n, pl pies inspection of the interior of the trachea (as by a bronchoscope or through an established tracheostomy) * * *… …   Medical dictionary

  • tracheoscopy — n. examination of the windpipe, examination of the trachea …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tracheoscopy — /trækiˈɒskəpi/ (say trakee oskuhpee) noun (plural tracheoscopies) examination of the interior of the trachea, as with a laryngoscope. –tracheoscopic /trækiəˈskɒpɪk/ (say trakeeuh skopik), adjective –tracheoscopist, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • tracheoscopy — tracheoscopic /tray kee euh skop ik/, adj. tracheoscopist, n. /tray kee os keuh pee/, n. Med. examination of the interior of the trachea, as with a laryngoscope. [1875 80; TRACHEO + SCOPY] * * * tracheosˈcopy noun Inspection of the trachea • • •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • tracheoscopic — See tracheoscopy. * * * …   Universalium

  • tracheoscope — An instrument used in tracheoscopy …   Medical dictionary

  • tracheoscopic — Relating to tracheoscopy …   Medical dictionary

  • laryngotracheoscopy — la·ryn·go·tra·che·os·co·py (lə ring″go tra″ke osґkə pe) peroral laryngoscopy and tracheoscopy …   Medical dictionary

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