- a combination of a telescope and a spectroscope, used for spectroscopic analysis of radiation from stars and other celestial bodies
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This mechanism consists of an excessively sensitive plate, adjusted in the solar focus of the telespectroscope.
Frequently it gazed eastward along the tiny beam of light which issued from the telespectroscope.