telescopy

[tuh-les-kuh-pee]

noun

the use of the telescope.
telescopic investigation.

Origin of telescopy

First recorded in 1860–65; telescope + -y3
Related formste·les·co·pist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for telescopy

telescopy

noun

the branch of astronomy concerned with the use and design of telescopes
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