myringoscope

instrument for viewing the eardrum

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • myringoscope — / ingˈgə skōp/ noun An instrument for viewing the eardrum • • • Main Entry: ↑myringa …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scientific Instruments — Have you ever been in the middle of a class lecture, medical examination or episode of Star Trek only to realise suddenly that you have no clue what all those gizmos, gadgets and other scientific instruments actually do? If so, your problems are… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • myringa — noun the membrane in the ear that vibrates to sound • Syn: ↑eardrum, ↑tympanum, ↑tympanic membrane • Hypernyms: ↑membrane, ↑tissue layer • Hyponyms: ↑perforated eardrum …   Useful english dictionary

  • myring- — combining form or myringo Etymology: New Latin, from myringa : myringa myringodermatitis myringoscope …   Useful english dictionary

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