auscultator

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English[edit]

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for auscultator in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

Noun[edit]

auscultator (plural auscultators)

  1. One who practices auscultation.
  2. An instrument for auscultation.
  3. (historical) In Germany, one who had passed his first public examination in law, and who was merely retained, not yet employed or paid by government.

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /au̯s.kulˈtaː.tor/, [au̯s.kʊɫ̪ˈt̪aː.t̪ɔr]

Noun[edit]

auscultātor m (genitive auscultātōris); third declension

  1. listener

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative auscultātor auscultātōrēs
Genitive auscultātōris auscultātōrum
Dative auscultātōrī auscultātōribus
Accusative auscultātōrem auscultātōrēs
Ablative auscultātōre auscultātōribus
Vocative auscultātor auscultātōrēs

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: auscultator
  • Portuguese: auscultador

References[edit]

  • auscultator in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • auscultator in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers