What does Telescopic mean?

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ˌtɛl əˈskɒp ɪktele·scop·ic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. telescopicadjective

    visible only with a telescope

    "a bright star with a telescopic companion"

  2. telescopicadjective

    capable of discerning distant objects

    "a telescopic eye"; "telescopic vision"

  3. telescopicadjective

    having parts that slide one within another

    "a telescopic antenna"; "a telescopic drinking cup"


  1. telescopicadjective

    of, relating to, obtained with, or observable using a telescope

  2. telescopicadjective

    capable of seeing distant objects

  3. telescopicadjective

    capable of being extended or compressed by the use of parts that slide over one another

  4. telescopicadjective

    Seen or discoverable only by means of a telescope.

    telescopic stars


  1. telescopic

    Telescopic refers to anything that has the ability to increase or decrease in size, typically length, like the circular tubes in a handheld telescope. It can also refer to the property of seeing or analyzing something at a distance or in great detail as if using a telescope. In mathematics, a telescopic series is a series whose partial sums eventually only have a fixed number of terms.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Telescopicadjective

    alt. of Telescopical


  1. Telescopic

    Telescopic is the second album by Edith Frost, released on October 20, 1998 through Drag City.


  1. Telescopic

    arranged so that one portion of an organ or process may be drawn into another, like the joints of a telescope.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Telescopic in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Telescopic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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