(med) another name for retinoscopy
(med) a medical instrument for examining the eye to detect errors of refraction Also called retinoscope See also retinoscopy
skiascopy ski·as·co·py (skī-ās’kə-pē)
ski’a·scope’ (skī’ə-skōp’) n.
noun 1. a winter-sport vehicle for riding downhill over snow, often used at mountain resorts, that runs on a fixed ski and has a much shorter, pivoting front ski steered by handlebars, with the rider sitting as on a bicycle and usually wearing miniskis to assist in balancing the vehicle. noun 1. a vehicle made […]
noun 1. a heavy, thick-soled, ankle-high shoe for skiing, often having padding and extra supporting straps and laces around the ankle, with grooves at the back of the heel for binding to a ski.
- Ski bunny
noun a female ski enthusiast; also called snow bunny Word Origin 1952 Usage Note slang skewgee snowball’s chance in hell, a
noun, Scandinavian Mythology. 1. the huge collapsible ship, made by two dwarfs for Frey, that always had a favoring wind.