Definisi 'telescope'

English to English
adjective
1 To slide or pass one within another, after the manner of the sections of a small telescope or spyglass; to come into collision, as railway cars, in such a manner that one runs into another. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

2 Capable of being extended or compacted, like a telescope, by the sliding of joints or parts one within the other; telescopic; as, a telescope bag; telescope table, etc. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

noun
3 a magnifier of images of distant objects Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

4 An optical instrument used in viewing distant objects, as the heavenly bodies. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
5 crush together or collapse Terjemahkan
Example:
In the accident, the cars telescoped
my hiking sticks telescope and can be put into the backpack
source: wordnet30

6 make smaller or shorter Terjemahkan
Example:
the novel was telescoped into a short play
source: wordnet30

7 To cause to come into collision, so as to telescope. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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