[fee-tuh-skohp] /ˈfi təˌskoʊp/
a tubular fiberoptic instrument used for diagnostic examination of the and interior of the uterus.
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’)
A flexible fiberoptic device used to view a fetus in utero.
fe·tos’co·py (fē-tŏs’kə-pē) n.
[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.”
[fet-er] /ˈfɛt ər/ noun 1. a chain or shackle placed on the feet. 2. Usually, fetters. anything that confines or restrains: Boredom puts fetters upon the imagination. verb (used with object) 3. to put fetters upon. 4. to confine; restrain. /ˈfɛtə/ noun 1. (often pl) a chain or bond fastened round the ankle; shackle 2. […]