In Brazilian portuguese, -scop- is an composition element (lat. -scopium, greek -skópion). Observation instrument, examination. Used in the portuguese word "estetoscópio" (Stethoscope in english). The stethoscope is an acoustic medical device for auscultation, or listening, to internal sounds in a human or animal body. It is most often used to listen to heart sounds. Listen to the Heartbeats.
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