drawtube

noun
draw·​tube | \ ˈdrȯ-ˌtüb How to pronounce drawtube (audio) , -ˌtyüb \

Definition of drawtube

: a telescoping tube (as for the eyepiece of a microscope)

First Known Use of drawtube

1874, in the meaning defined above

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“Drawtube.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/drawtube. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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