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palimscope

[ pal-im-skohp ]
/ ˈpæl ɪmˌskoʊp /

noun

a hand instrument that produces concentrated ultraviolet light for reading palimpsests and other research materials.

Nearby words

palila, palilalia, palilogy, palimony, palimpsest, palimscope, palindrome, palindromia, palindromic, paling, palingenesis

Origin of palimscope

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