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stethoscope

steth·o·scope

stethoscope

 
pronunciation:
ste th skop
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part of speech: noun
definition: an instrument used to amplify sounds made by internal organs such as the heart, and convey them to an examiner's ear.
 
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derivation: stethoscopy (n.)
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