nightscope

noun
night·​scope | \ ˈnīt-ˌskōp How to pronounce nightscope (audio) \

Definition of nightscope

: an optical device usually using infrared radiation that enables a person to see objects in the dark better

First Known Use of nightscope

1972, in the meaning defined above

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“Nightscope.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nightscope. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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