A small telescope used for sighting, typically mounted on a rifle.
- The Sergeant said: ‘We were told he had a rifle with telescopic sights.’
- Keeping the cross hairs centered on the man's chest, Ian watched the stranger through the rifle's telescopic sights.
- Without his binoculars, Parker had to use the telescopic sight on his rifle to zoom in on every window on the lower floors of the building opposite to the entrance.
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Syllabification: tel·e·scop·ic sight
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