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telestereoscope

[tel-uh-ster-ee-uh-skohp, -steer-]
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noun
  1. a binocular optical instrument used for stereoscopic viewing of distant objects; a small range finder.
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Origin of telestereoscope

First recorded in 1860–65; tele-1 + stereoscope
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  • Interesting in this connexion is the telestereoscope of Helmholtz.

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British Dictionary definitions for telestereoscope

telestereoscope

noun
  1. an optical instrument for obtaining stereoscopic images of distant objects
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