Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Anything employed for the observation of light or luminous effects.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Anything employed for the observation of light or luminous effects.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An instrument or apparatus for exhibiting photographs.
  • n. An instrument consisting of a selenium-cell, or an arrangement of some other substance whose electrical resistance varies with the degree of illumination, together with a telephone-receiver placed in the same electrical circuit, by means of which the varying intensities of light may be detected.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

photo- + -scope

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.