telescopic sight


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telescopic sight

n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a telescope mounted on a rifle, etc, used for sighting
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.telescopic sight - gunsight consisting of a telescope on a firearm for use as a sighttelescopic sight - gunsight consisting of a telescope on a firearm for use as a sight
gunsight, gun-sight - a sight used for aiming a gun
Translations

telescopic sight

n (on gun) → collimatore m
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Many shooters swear by those sights but I never liked them and had a telescopic sight fitted instead.
Then one evening he trained his sound telescope on a house half a mile away, and he looked through the telescopic sight attached to the probe.
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The only thing worth stealing from the property was a rifle with a telescopic sight belonging to the downstairs landlord, which was on display in a glass cabinet.