Meaning of auto-ophthalmoscope in English:

auto-ophthalmoscope

(also autophthalmoscope)

Pronunciation /ˌɔːtəʊɒfˈθalməskəʊp/ /ˌɔːtəʊɒpˈθalməskəʊp/

noun

historical, rare Ophthalmology
  • An ophthalmoscope used to examine one's own eyes.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Medical Times and Gazette. From auto- + ophthalmoscope, after French auto-ophthalmoscope or German Auto-Ophthalmoskop (both 1863 or earlier).