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Definition 1: optical telescope consisting of a large concave mirror that produces an image that is magnified by the eyepiece - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where reflecting telescope or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Isaac Newton invented the reflecting telescope in 1668

Synonyms for reflecting telescope in the sense of this definition

(reflecting telescope is a kind of ...) an astronomical telescope designed to collect and record light from cosmic sources

(... is a kind of reflecting telescope ) a reflecting telescope that has a paraboloidal primary mirror and a hyperboloidal secondary mirror; light is brought to a focus through an aperture in the center of the primary mirror

(... is a kind of reflecting telescope ) a reflecting telescope so constructed that the light is led to a plate holder or spectrograph

(... is a kind of reflecting telescope ) a reflecting telescope with the mirror slightly tilted to throw the image to the side where it can be viewed

(... is a kind of reflecting telescope ) reflecting telescope in which the aberration of the concave mirror is reduced by a meniscus lens

(... is a kind of reflecting telescope ) reflecting telescope in which the image is viewed through an eyepiece perpendicular to main axis

(... is a kind of reflecting telescope ) reflecting telescope that has plate that corrects for aberration so a wide area of sky can be photographed

(reflecting telescope is a part of ...) a parabolic reflector for light radiation

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