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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a manner that magnifies distant objects.

Usage examples (30)
  • Adjective : a telescopic lens. ,a telescopic view of the moon. ,a telescopic eye
  • Concrete rings of slightly smaller diameter are "telescopically" introduced into the well (Fig 4).
  • Although we can never see the "Eagle" telescopically, we can find where it landed.
  • The cylinder is a piece of brass tubing; the piston another piece of tubing, fitting the first telescopically. for more
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