Definition: a medical tool that allows a healthcare worker to hear body sounds, specifically sounds from the lungs and heart
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): amplifier (near)
1. The physician listened to my heart with his stethoscope.
2. When the doctor could not hear a heartbeat with his stethoscope, he declared the patient dead.
3. The nurse was able to hear the sound of my blood pressure using her stethoscope.