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Telescopium

[tel-uh-skoh-pee-uh m]
noun, genitive Tel·e·sco·pi·i [tel-uh-skoh-pee-ahy] /ˌtɛl əˈskoʊ piˌaɪ/. Astronomy.
  1. the Telescope, a small southern constellation between Ara and Corona Austrinus.
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Origin of Telescopium

From New Latin; see origin at telescope
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Telescopium

noun Latin genitive Telescopii (ˌtɛlɪˈskəʊpɪˌaɪ)
  1. an inconspicuous constellation in the S hemisphere, close to Sagittarius and Ara
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Word Origin for Telescopium

New Latin; see telescope
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