fluoroscopy etymology

English word fluoroscopy comes from English -scopy (Observation, viewing.), English fluoro- (Fluorescent. Fluorine.)

Detailed word origin of fluoroscopy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-scopy English (eng) Observation, viewing.
fluoro- English (eng) Fluorescent. Fluorine.
fluoroscopy English (eng) (medicine) examination using a fluoroscope.

Words with the same origin as fluoroscopy

Descendants of -scopy
amnioscopy auriscopy bioscopy bronchoscopy brontoscopy colonoscopy duodenoscopy embryoscopy endoscopy fibroscopy genitoscopy laparoscopy metalloscopy microscopy oneiroscopy proctoscopy rectoscopy retinoscopy spectroscopy telescopy thoracoscopy tracheoscopy uranoscopy vaginoscopy
Descendants of fluoro-
dichlorofluoromethane difluoromethane fluoric fluorobenzene fluorobenzyl fluorocitrate fluorodesulfurization fluorodifen fluorogenic fluorogram fluoroorotic fluorophore fluorophosphate fluorophotometry fluoroprobe fluoropyrrole fluoroscopically fluorosilicic fluorosphere fluorosulfite fluorothymidine fluorotype hydrofluoric pentafluoroethane trichlorofluoromethane