embryoscopy etymology

English word embryoscopy comes from English embryo, English -scopy (Observation, viewing.)

Detailed word origin of embryoscopy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
embryo English (eng) (botany) A rudimentary plant contained in the seed.. An organism in the earlier stages of development before it emerges from the egg, or before metamorphosis.. In humans, usually the cell growth up to the end of the seventh week in the mother's body. In the reproductive cycle, the stage after the fertilization of the egg that precedes the development into a fetus.. In viviparous animals, the [...]
-scopy English (eng) Observation, viewing.
embryoscopy English (eng) The direct examination of a foetus/embryo by means of an embryoscope.

Words with the same origin as embryoscopy

Descendants of embryo
embryectomy endorhiza
Descendants of -scopy
amnioscopy auriscopy bioscopy bronchoscopy brontoscopy colonoscopy duodenoscopy endoscopy fibroscopy fluoroscopy genitoscopy laparoscopy metalloscopy microscopy oneiroscopy proctoscopy rectoscopy retinoscopy spectroscopy telescopy thoracoscopy tracheoscopy uranoscopy vaginoscopy