[ hahy-druh-skohp ]
/ ˈhaɪ drəˌskoʊp /
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an optical device for viewing objects below the surface of water.
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OTHER WORDS FROM hydroscopehy·dro·scop·ic [hahy-druh-skop-ik], /ˌhaɪ drəˈskɒp ɪk/, hy·dro·scop·i·cal, adjectivehy·dro·sco·pic·i·ty [hahy-druh-skoh-pis-i-tee], /ˌhaɪ drə skoʊˈpɪs ɪ ti/, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for hydroscope
It is more hydroscopic, or capable of absorbing and retaining moisture, and fixing ammonia than the doomuteea.A Journey through the Kingdom of Oude, Volumes I & II|William Sleeman
The author has used hydroscopic in place of hygroscopic throughout.Jaros Hygienic Wear|I. Jaros
British Dictionary definitions for hydroscope
/ (ˈhaɪdrəˌskəʊp) /
any instrument for making observations of underwater objects
Derived forms of hydroscopehydroscopic (ˌhaɪdrəˈskɒpɪk) or hydroscopical, adjective
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