Definition of -scope in English:

-scope

combining form

Denoting an instrument for observing, viewing, or examining: microscope telescope

Origin

from modern Latin -scopium, from Greek skopein 'look at'.

Derivatives

-scopic

Pronunciation: /ˈskɒpɪk/
combining form
In corresponding adjectives.

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