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OPHTHALMOSCOPE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does ophthalmoscope mean? 

OPHTHALMOSCOPE (noun)
  The noun OPHTHALMOSCOPE has 1 sense:

1. medical instrument for examining the retina of the eye

  Familiarity information: OPHTHALMOSCOPE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


OPHTHALMOSCOPE (noun)


Sense 1ophthalmoscope [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Medical instrument for examining the retina of the eye

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("ophthalmoscope" is a kind of...):

medical instrument (instrument used in the practice of medicine)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "ophthalmoscope"):

orthoscope (an ophthalmoscope with a layer of water to neutralize the refraction of the cornea)


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