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episcope

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noun epi·scope \ˈe-pə-ˌskōp\

Definition of episcope

  1. :  a projector for images of opaque objects (as photographs)



Origin and Etymology of episcope

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: circa 1909


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