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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Telescoping(0.01118 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Telescoping.
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English → English (WordNet)
n : a magnifier of images of distant objects [syn: scope]
v 1: crush together or collapse; “In the accident, the cars
telescoped”; “my hiking sticks telescope and can be put
into the backpack”
2: make smaller or shorter; “the novel was telescoped into a
short play” English → English (gcide)
Telescoping \Tel"e*scop`ing\ (t[e^]l"[-e]*sk[=o]p`[i^]ng), a.
Capable of being extended or compacted, like a telescope, by
the sliding of sections or parts one within the other;
telescopic; as, telescoping tripod legs; a telescoping table,
etc.; -- a term replacing the formerly used telescope.
[Webster 1913 Suppl. +PJC]
Telescope \Tel"e*scope\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Telescoped; p.
pr. & vb. n. Telescoping.]
To slide or pass one within another, after the manner of the
sections of a small telescope or spyglass; to come into
collision, as railway cars, in such a manner that one runs
into another; to become compressed in the manner of a
telescope, due to a collision or other force. [Recent]
[1913 Webster +PJC]