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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A telephoto.
  • n. A photograph transmitted and reproduced by telephotography.
  • transitive v. To photograph with a telephoto lens.
  • transitive v. To transmit by telephotography.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A photograph taken with a telephoto lens.
  • n. A photograph transmitted by wire.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a photograph transmitted and reproduced by telephotography.
  • n. a photograph made with a telephoto lens.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A photograph of a distant object taken with a telephotographic camera.
  • n. A picture or image produced by a telephote.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a photograph made with a telephoto lens
  • n. a photograph transmitted and reproduced over a distance


tele- +‎ photograph (Wiktionary)


  • Ten minutes later he was at the police station, sending a motor-cyclist to Épernay with instructions to transmit the finger-prints to Paris by the Belin telephotograph.

    Maigret meets a Milord

  • Then suddenly, in the half-century between 1880 and 1930, it ousted the steam-engine and took over traction, it ousted every other form of household heating, abolished distance with the perfected wireless telephone and the telephotograph ....

    The World Set Free

  • The telephotograph of the carter’s finger-prints ought to have reached the Préfecture nearly two hours before.

    Maigret meets a Milord


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