Definition of telescopic adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    telescopic

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˌtelɪˈskɒpɪk//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌtelɪˈskɑːpɪk//
     
     
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  1. 1connected with or using a telescope; making things look larger as a telescope does a rifle with a telescopic sight
  2. 2made of sections that can slide into each other to make the object longer or shorter a telescopic aerial
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