from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A long flexible endoscope, often equipped with a device for obtaining tissue samples, that is used for visual examination of the colon. Also called coloscope.
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- n. a flexible fibreoptic endoscope used to examine the colon and obtain tissue samples
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- n. an elongated fiberoptic endoscope for examining the entire colon from cecum to rectum
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