What does the word telescope mean?

Usage examples for telescope

  1. " What did the telescope show? – The Gun by Philip K. Dick
  2. The lines most conspicuous in the telescope are, in short, those which have been favoured by a combination of circumstances as reviewed above, among which crustal features have, in some cases, played a part. – The Birth-Time of the World and Other Scientific Essays by J. (John) Joly
  3. So I stood and saw The canvas telescope her mother carried. – Domesday Book by Edgar Lee Masters