[awr-thuh-skohp] /ˈɔr θəˌskoʊp/
(formerly) an instrument for examining the internal structures of the eye through a layer of water that neutralizes the refraction of the cornea.
(med, obsolete) a 19th-century instrument for viewing the fundus of the eye through a layer of water, which eliminates distortion caused by the cornea
orthoscope or·tho·scope (ôr’thə-skōp’)
An instrument used to examine the eye that eliminates corneal refraction by means of a layer of water.
orthoscopy or·thos·co·py (ôr-thŏs’kə-pē) n. Examination of the eye with an orthoscope.
[awr-thoh-si-lek-shuh n] /ˌɔr θoʊ sɪˈlɛk ʃən/ noun, Biology. 1. (def 1a).
[awr-thoh-sis] /ɔrˈθoʊ sɪs/ noun, plural orthoses [awr-thoh-seez] /ɔrˈθoʊ siz/ (Show IPA) 1. Medicine/Medical. the correction of orthopedic maladjustments. 2. an orthotic. /ɔːˈθəʊsɪs/ noun (pl) -ses (-siːz) 1. an artificial or mechanical aid, such as a brace, to support or assist movement of a weak or injured part of the body orthosis or·tho·sis (ôr-thō’sĭs) n. pl. […]
[awr-thuh-stat] /ˈɔr θəˌstæt/ noun 1. (in a classical temple) any of a number of large stone slabs revetting the lower part of the cella.