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hagioscope

[ hag-ee-uh-skohp, hey-jee- ]
/ ˈhæg i əˌskoʊp, ˈheɪ dʒi- /
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noun
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Origin of hagioscope

First recorded in 1830–40; hagio- + -scope

OTHER WORDS FROM hagioscope

hag·i·o·scop·ic [hag-uh-skop-ik, hey-jee-], /ˌhæg əˈskɒp ɪk, ˌheɪ dʒi-/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for hagioscope

hagioscope
/ (ˈhæɡɪəˌskəʊp) /

noun
architect another name for squint (def. 6)

Derived forms of hagioscope

hagioscopic (ˌhæɡɪəˈskɒpɪk), adjective
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