What does the word telescopic mean?

Usage examples for telescopic

  1. Of late, the chief object of his telescopic observations during the day were the doings at the neighboring manor. – The Nameless Castle by Maurus Jókai
  2. Most hunters are content to stalk this game within three or four hundred yards, then aim at it with telescopic sights. – Hunting with the Bow and Arrow by Saxton Pope
  3. With his eye glued to his telescopic sight and his finger on the trigger of his rifle, he seemed hardly to be breathing. – No Man's Land by H. C. McNeile