Definitions

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  • n. An instrument for examining the interior of an eye.
  • n. An instrument for drawing projections of a skull.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An instrument designed to show the condition of the superficial portions of the eye.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An instrument for holding water around the eye, so that the refraction of the cornea is eliminated and the iris can be examined.
  • n. In craniometry, an instrument for drawing projections of skulls.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an ophthalmoscope with a layer of water to neutralize the refraction of the cornea

Etymologies

ortho- + -scope (Wiktionary)

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