Definition of equatorial telescope in English:
An astronomical telescope on an equatorial mount.
- Dr Paul Callanan said restoration work had already been completed on the main instrument, an equatorial telescope in the dome.
- For an equatorial telescope to track accurately, its polar axis must be aligned with the pole.
- This knowledge is not required to enjoy using a telescope, or even to use an equatorial telescope because such scopes can be used for casual viewing without mastering all the skills first.
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