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What is the etymology for Romance "que" or "che"?

I have always been confused as to how the Romance languages like Spanish, French, Italian, and Portuguese got their common word "que" or "che" (in Italian) with various senses from ...
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auscultare < aus - clutare

A question was asked on French stackexchange about ausculter as a medical term and when it started being used in that sense. The meaning seems to go back to the early 19th century and Laennec, the ...