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Telescopium

[tel-uh-skoh-pee-uh m] /ˌtɛl əˈskoʊ pi əm/
noun, genitive Telescopii
[tel-uh-skoh-pee-ahy] /ˌtɛl əˈskoʊ piˌaɪ/ (Show IPA).
Astronomy.
1.
the Telescope, a small southern constellation between Ara and Corona Austrinus.
Origin of Telescopium
From New Latin; See origin at telescope
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Telescopium

/ˌtɛlɪˈskəʊpɪəm/
noun (Latin genitive) Telescopii (ˌtɛlɪˈskəʊpɪˌaɪ)
1.
an inconspicuous constellation in the S hemisphere, close to Sagittarius and Ara
Word Origin
New Latin; see telescope
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