Colportage



[kol-pawr-tij, -pohr-; French kawl-pawr-tazh] /ˈkɒlˌpɔr tɪdʒ, -ˌpoʊr-; French kɔl pɔrˈtaʒ/

noun
1.
the work of a colporteur.

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  • Colporteur

    [kol-pawr-ter, -pohr-; French kawl-pawr-tœr] /ˈkɒlˌpɔr tər, -ˌpoʊr-; French kɔl pɔrˈtœr/ noun, plural colporteurs [kol-pawr-terz; French kawl-pawr-tœr] /ˈkɒlˌpɔr tərz; French kɔl pɔrˈtœr/ (Show IPA) 1. a person who travels to sell or publicize Bibles, religious tracts, etc. 2. a peddler of books. /ˈkɒlˌpɔːtə; French kɔlpɔrtœr/ noun 1. a hawker of books, esp bibles

  • Colposcope

    [kol-puh-skohp] /ˈkɒl pəˌskoʊp/ noun 1. an instrument that magnifies the cells of the cervix and vagina to permit direct observation and study of the living tissue. /ˈkɒlpəˌskəʊp/ noun 1. an instrument for examining the uterine cervix, esp for early signs of cancer colposcope col·po·scope (kŏl’pə-skōp’) n. An endoscopic instrument that magnifies the epithelia of the […]



  • Colposcopist

    [kol-puh-skohp] /ˈkɒl pəˌskoʊp/ noun 1. an instrument that magnifies the cells of the cervix and vagina to permit direct observation and study of the living tissue. /ˈkɒlpəˌskəʊp/ noun 1. an instrument for examining the uterine cervix, esp for early signs of cancer colposcope col·po·scope (kŏl’pə-skōp’) n. An endoscopic instrument that magnifies the epithelia of the […]

  • Colposcopy

    [kol-pos-kuh-pee] /kɒlˈpɒs kə pi/ noun, plural colposcopies. 1. an examination by means of a colposcope. n. 1940, from colpo-, Latinized comb. form of Greek kolpos “womb” (used from c.1900 in medical compounds in sense “vagina;” see gulf (n.)) + -oscopy (see -scope). colposcopy col·pos·co·py (kŏl-pŏs’kə-pē) n. Coldoscopic examination of the vaginal and cervical epithelia. colposcope […]



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