Definition of skiascopy in US English:

skiascopy

(also skioscopy, scioscopy, sciascopy)

noun

  • Ophthalmology= retinoscopy.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Archives of Ophthalmology. From French skiascopie from ancient Greek σκιά shadow + French -scopie.

Pronunciation

skiascopy

/skʌɪˈɒskəpi/