fetor ex ore fetor ex o·re (ěks ôr’ē)
[fee-tuh-skohp] /ˈfi təˌskoʊp/ noun 1. a tubular fiberoptic instrument used for diagnostic examination of the and interior of the uterus. /ˈfiːtəʊˌskəʊp/ noun 1. a fibreoptic instrument that can be passed through the abdomen of a pregnant woman to enable examination of the fetus and withdrawal of blood for sampling in prenatal diagnosis fetoscope fe·to·scope (fē’tə-skōp’) […]
[fee-tos-kuh-pee] /fiˈtɒs kə pi/ noun, plural fetoscopies. 1. examination by means of a fetoscope.
fetotoxicity fe·to·tox·ic·i·ty (fē’tō-tŏk-sĭs’ĭ-tē) n. Injury to the fetus from a substance that enters the maternal and placental circulation and may cause death or retardation of growth and development.
n. 1956, from Modern Greek (tyri) pheta, from tyri “cheese” + pheta, from Italian fetta “a slice,” from Latin offa “a morsel, piece.”