cymoscope etymology

English word cymoscope comes from English balanephagous ((rare) Acorn-eating.), English -scope, Latin cym-

Detailed word origin of cymoscope

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
balanephagous English (eng) (rare) Acorn-eating.
-scope English (eng) Used to make terms denoting an instrument used for viewing or examination.
cym- Latin (lat)
cymoscope English (eng) (wireless telegraphy, disused) A detector of electromagnetic waves.
cymatoscope English (eng) (philologically prescribed, but sees little actual use).

Words with the same origin as cymoscope

Descendants of balanephagous
Descendants of -scope
Teslascope angioscope antroscope bioscope chromascope embryoscope endoscope finderscope fluoroscopically hydroscope hypnoscope kaleidoscope laryngoscope leucoscope nightscope oscilloscope periscope pharyngoscope polemoscope pseudoscope spectroscope spectroscopic binary spiroscope thermoscopic
Descendants of cym-