Telescopium

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noun Tel·e·sco·pi·um \ˌte-lə-ˈskō-pē-əm\

Definition of Telescopium

astronomy

  1. :  a southern constellation that is visible between the constellations of Sagittarius and Pavo and that is represented by the figure of a telescope Voyager 1 is now found in the constellation Telescopium. Voyager 2 is speeding toward Ophiuchus the Serpent Bearer. — Michael Alicea, Palm Beach (Florida) Post, 19 Aug. 2001

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1802


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