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English adjective: telescopic

1. telescopic visible only with a telescope

SamplesA bright star with a telescopic companion.

Similarseeable, visible

Antonymsinvisible, unseeable

2. telescopic capable of discerning distant objects

SamplesA telescopic eye.
Telescopic vision.

Similarfarsighted, presbyopic

Antonymsmyopic, nearsighted, shortsighted

3. telescopic having parts that slide one within another

SamplesA telescopic antenna.
A telescopic drinking cup.

Similarcollapsable, collapsible

Antonymsnoncollapsable, noncollapsible

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