Definition of myringotome in English:

myringotome

noun

  • An instrument used to perform myringotomy (incision of the tympanic membrane).

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Catalogue of Surgical Instruments. From post-classical Latin myringa + -o- + -tome.

Pronunciation

myringotome

/mɪˈrɪŋɡə(ʊ)təʊm/