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"stethoscope" in British English

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stethoscopenoun [C]

uk   /ˈsteθ.ə.skəʊp/  us   /-skoʊp/
a ​piece of ​medicalequipment that ​doctors use to ​listen to ​yourheart and ​lungs
(Definition of stethoscope from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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stethoscopenoun [C]

 us   /ˈsteθ·əˌskoʊp/
a ​medicaldevice that ​allows a ​doctor to ​listen to ​yourheart, ​lungs, or other ​part of ​yourbody
(Definition of stethoscope from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stethoscope”
in Spanish estetoscopio…
in Vietnamese ống nghe…
in Malaysian stetoskop…
in Thai หูฟังของแพทย์…
in French stéthoscope…
in German das Stethoskop…
in Chinese (Simplified) 听诊器…
in Turkish hasta dinleme cihazı, steteskop…
in Russian стетоскоп…
in Indonesian stetoskop…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聽診器…
in Polish stetoskop, słuchawka…
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