Meaning of TELESCOPIC in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌte-lə-ˈskä-pik ]


Date: 1705


a. : of, relating to, or performed with a telescope

b. : suitable for seeing or magnifying distant objects

2. : seen or discoverable only by a telescope

telescopic stars

3. : able to discern objects at a distance

4. : having parts that telescope

• tele·scop·i·cal·ly -pi-k(ə-)lē adverb

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