pharyngoscopic /feuh ring'geuh skop"ik/, adj.pharyngoscopist /far'ing gos"keuh pist/, n.
/feuh ring"geuh skohp'/, n.
an instrument for inspecting the pharynx.
[1865-70; PHARYNGO- + -SCOPE]

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  • pharyngoscope — n. an endoscope for the examination of the pharynx …   The new mediacal dictionary

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