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Schmidt–Cassegrain telescope Line breaks: Schmidt–Cassegrain tele|scope
Pronunciation: /ʃmɪtˈkasɪɡreɪn/

Definition of Schmidt–Cassegrain telescope in English:

noun

A type of catadioptric telescope, using the correcting plate of a Schmidt telescope together with the secondary mirror and rear focus of a Cassegrain telescope.

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