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American English: /ˈpɛrəˌskoʊp/
British English: /ˈpɛrɪskəʊp/

Translation of periscope in Spanish:


  • Example sentences
    • The commander has seven optical periscopes which provide 360° observation and a dedicated sight for weapon aiming.
    • The driver is equipped with three forward periscopes plus one periscope to the left.
    • Since mines don't emit sounds, produce heat, make transient sounds or poke periscopes through the surface of the water to attack their prey, minemen have to look for shapes.

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