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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One skilled in the use of the stethoscope.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One skilled in the use of the stethoscope.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who is versed in the use of the stethoscope.

Etymologies

stethoscope +‎ -ist (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • For these I was auriscoped by an aurist, laryngoscoped by a laryngologist, ausculted by a stethoscopist, and so on, until a complete inventory of my organs was made out, and I found that if I believed all these searching inquirers professed to have detected in my unfortunate person, I could repeat with too literal truth the words of the General Confession, 'And there is no health in us.'

    Over the Teacups

  • For these I was auriscoped by an aurist, laryngoscoped by a laryngologist, ausculted by a stethoscopist, and so on, until a complete inventory of my organs was made out, and I found that if I believed all these searching inquirers professed to have detected in my unfortunate person, I could repeat with too literal truth the words of the General Confession, "And there is no health in us."

    Complete Project Gutenberg Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. Works

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