How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"oto" is from "ous" (ear) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "ear" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Always hold the otoscope in the hand of the same side as the ear you are about to examine.|
|You often need to go to one of these doctors in order to get a referral to an ear specialist such as an otologist.|