telescopically
adverb see telescopic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • telescopically — telescope ► NOUN ▪ an optical instrument designed to make distant objects appear nearer, containing an arrangement of lenses, or of curved mirrors and lenses, by which rays of light are collected and focused and the resulting image magnified. ►… …   English terms dictionary

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  • telescopically — See telescopic. * * * …   Universalium

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  • telescopically — adv. by means of a telescope; in a telescopic manner, with parts that slide one within another to allow extension or contraction …   English contemporary dictionary

  • telescopically — tel·e·scop·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • telescopic — telescopically, adv. /tel euh skop ik/, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a telescope. 2. capable of magnifying distant objects: a telescopic lens. 3. obtained by means of a telescope: a telescopic view of the moon. 4. seen by a… …   Universalium

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