vaginoscopy etymology

English word vaginoscopy comes from English vagina, English balanephagous ((rare) Acorn-eating.), English -scopy (Observation, viewing.)

Detailed word origin of vaginoscopy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
vagina English (eng) (anatomy) The passage leading from the opening of the vulva to the cervix of the uterus for copulation and childbirth in female mammals.. (botany) A sheath-like structure, such as the leaf of a grass that surrounds a stem.. (colloquial) The vulva.. (zoology) A similar part in some invertebrates.
balanephagous English (eng) (rare) Acorn-eating.
-scopy English (eng) Observation, viewing.
vaginoscopy English (eng) (medicine) The inspection of the vagina.

Words with the same origin as vaginoscopy

Descendants of vagina
Descendants of balanephagous
Descendants of -scopy
amnioscopy auriscopy bioscopy bronchoscopy brontoscopy colonoscopy duodenoscopy embryoscopy endoscopy fibroscopy fluoroscopy genitoscopy laparoscopy metalloscopy microscopy oneiroscopy proctoscopy rectoscopy retinoscopy spectroscopy telescopy thoracoscopy tracheoscopy uranoscopy