[ koh-nuh-skohp, kon-uh- ]
/ ˈkoʊ nəˌskoʊp, ˈkɒn ə- /
a polarizing microscope for giving interference figures and for determining the principal axis of a crystal.
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OTHER WORDS FROM conoscopeco·no·scop·ic [koh-nuh-skop-ik, kon-uh-], /ˌkoʊ nəˈskɒp ɪk, ˌkɒn ə-/, adjective
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