[en-duh-sahrk] /ˈɛn dəˌsɑrk/
the endoplasm of a protozoan (opposed to ).
[en-duh-skohp] /ˈɛn dəˌskoʊp/ noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. a slender, tubular optical instrument used as a viewing system for examining an inner part of the body and, with an attached instrument, for biopsy or surgery. /ˈɛndəʊˌskəʊp/ noun 1. a long slender medical instrument used for examining the interior of hollow organs including the lung, stomach, bladder, and […]
- Endoscopic biopsy
endoscopic biopsy n. A biopsy obtained by instruments passed through an endoscope or obtained by a needle introduced under endoscopic guidance.
[en-dos-kuh-pee] /ɛnˈdɒs kə pi/ noun, plural endoscopies. 1. an examination by means of an endoscope. n. 1861, from endo- + -oscopy (see -scope). endoscopy en·dos·co·py (ěn-dŏs’kə-pē) n. Examination of the interior of a canal or hollow organ by means of an endoscope. en·dos’co·pist n. endoscope (ěn’də-skōp’) A medical instrument used for visual examination of the […]
[en-doh-skel-i-tn] /ˌɛn doʊˈskɛl ɪ tn/ noun, Zoology. 1. the internal or framework of the body of an animal (opposed to ). /ˌɛndəʊˈskɛlɪtən/ noun 1. the internal skeleton of an animal, esp the bony or cartilaginous skeleton of vertebrates Compare exoskeleton n. 1838, from endo- + skeleton. endoskeleton en·do·skel·e·ton (ěn’dō-skěl’ĭ-tn) n. An internal supporting skeleton, derived […]