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fiberscope

[′fī·bər‚skōp]
(optics)
An arrangement of parallel glass fibers with an objective lens on one end and an eyepiece at the other; the assembly can be bent as required to view objects that are inaccessible for direct viewing.
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fiberscope

A type of boroscope utilizing fiber optics. See boroscope.
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