[fahy-ber-skohp] /ˈfaɪ bərˌskoʊp/
an optical instrument consisting of a with an objective lens at one end and an eyepiece at the other, for viewing objects not accessible to direct viewing.
fiberscope fi·ber·scope (fī’bər-skōp’)
A flexible fiber-optic instrument used to view an object or area, such as a body cavity, that would otherwise be inaccessible.
[fee-buh-ger; Danish fee-bee-guh r] /ˈfi bə gər; Danish ˈfi bi gər/ noun 1. Johannes Andreas Grib [yoh-hah-nis ahn-dre-ahs greeb] /yoʊˈhɑ nɪs ɑnˈdrɛ ɑs grib/ (Show IPA), 1867–1928, Danish pathologist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1926. /Danish ˈfibiɡər/ noun 1. Johannes Andreas Grib (joˈhanəs anˈdreːas ɡrɪb). 1867–1928, Danish physician: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1926) for […]
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noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. the branch of optics that deals with the transmission of light through transparent fibers, as in the form of pulses for the transmission of data or communications, or through fiber bundles for the transmission of images. fiber optics n. An optical system in which light or an image […]
fibromyositis fi·bro·my·o·si·tis (fī’brō-mī’ə-sī’tĭs) n. Chronic inflammation of a muscle with an overgrowth of the connective tissue.