gastroscope

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n gastroscope a type of endoscope for visually examining the stomach
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Gastroscope (Med) An instrument for viewing or examining the interior of the stomach.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n gastroscope A hollow tube provided with reflecting mirrors and an electric light, which is passed through the esophagus into the stomach in order to enable the operator to inspect the interior of that organ.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gastro-, + -scope,