Definition of laparoscope in US English:

laparoscope

noun

  • A fiber-optic instrument inserted through the abdominal wall to view the organs in the abdomen or permit small-scale surgery.

    ‘a laparoscope is inserted so the surgeon can examine the appendix’
    ‘the spleen can be removed with a laparoscope’

Pronunciation

laparoscope

/ləˈperəˌskōp//ləˈpɛrəˌskoʊp/