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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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An instrument used to hear heart or lung sounds.

Usage examples (33)
  • The doctor pulled out his stethoscope and tried to warm it up.
  • The latest in stethoscope technology - the iSteth.
  • That dramatic boardroom stethoscope is beginning to engender irrational hatred.
  • A stethoscope is a medical device that is used to listen to the internal sounds of a human's body. for more
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