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Roots TELE & SCOPE

TermDefinition
telephone a device used to talk to a distant person
television a device that receives sounds and pictures that are sent over the airwaves
telegraph a device that uses electrical signals to send messages quickly over long distances
telephoto a magnifying camera lens used to photograph distant objects
telescope an instrument used for viewing distant objects, including planets, stars, and galaxies
microscope an instrument used to examine very small objects
periscope a device used on submarines to see above water
stethoscope a medical instrument for listening to the sounds generated inside the body
kaleidoscope a tube containing loose bits of colored glass or plastic that show many different patterns as it is turned
teleport to be transported across space immediately
telecast a broadcast by television
telegram a message transmitted by telegraph
horoscope the prediction of a person's future based on astrological signs
Created by: larchambeau