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A fiber-optic device for viewing inaccessible internal structures, especially in the human body.
- ‘BAL was carried out according to a standard protocol using an Olympus type 30 fiberscope (Olympus; Tokyo, Japan).’
- ‘Specialists from Tokyo's fire department located the three through advanced instruments including fiberscopes.’
- ‘He published his results on a ‘flexible fibrescope’ in Nature, January 1954.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.