orthoscope


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orthoscope

(ˈɔːθəʊˌskəʊp)
n
(Medicine) 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
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Noun1.orthoscope - an ophthalmoscope with a layer of water to neutralize the refraction of the cornea
ophthalmoscope - medical instrument for examining the retina of the eye
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