Sciotheric telescope
Sciotheric Sci`o*ther"ic, a. [Cf. L. sciothericon a sundial. See {Sciatheric}.] Of or pertaining to a sundial. [1913 Webster]

{Sciotheric telescope} (Dialing), an instrument consisting of a horizontal dial, with a telescope attached to it, used for determining the time, whether of day or night. [1913 Webster]


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  • Sciotheric — Sci o*ther ic, a. [Cf. L. sciothericon a sundial. See {Sciatheric}.] Of or pertaining to a sundial. [1913 Webster] {Sciotheric telescope} (Dialing), an instrument consisting of a horizontal dial, with a telescope attached to it, used for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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