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Pronunciation: bī′ō-spek-tros′kō-pē

Definition: Spectroscopic examination of specimens of living tissue, including fluids removed therefrom.

Synonym(s): clinical spectroscopy

[bio- + L. spectrum, image, + G. skopeō, to examine]

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