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arthroscopynoun [C or U]

uk   /ɑːˈθrɒs.kə.pi/  us   /ɑːrˈθrɑːs.kə.pi/ specialized
a ​type of ​surgery in which a very ​smallhole is made in a person's ​body in ​order to ​look at a ​joint using a ​specialinstrument and sometimes to ​repair the ​joint at the same ​time: He is having an arthroscopy to ​removedebris in his ​knee.
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