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n. pl. tra·che·os·co·pies
Examination of the interior of the trachea, as with a bronchoscope.

tra′che·o·scop′ic (-ə-skŏp′ĭk) adj.
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n, pl -pies
(Medicine) an examination or inspection of the trachea
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