[ kuh-roh-nuh-graf, -grahf ]
/ kəˈroʊ nəˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf /
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an instrument for observing and photographing the sun's corona, consisting of a telescope fitted with lenses, filters, and diaphragms that simulate an eclipse.
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OTHER WORDS FROM coronagraphco·ro·na·graph·ic [kuh-roh-nuh-graf-ik], /kəˌroʊ nəˈgræf ɪk/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for coronagraph
/ (kəˈrəʊnəˌɡrɑːf, -ˌɡræf) /
an optical instrument used to simulate an eclipse of the sun so that the faint solar corona can be studied
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