Also found in: Wikipedia.
Related to Astroscope: astrology, horoscope


n.1.An old astronomical instrument, formed of two cones, on whose surface the constellations were delineated.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in periodicals archive ?
I have an AstroScope Night Vision Adapter for Nikon AF-type SLR cameras that uses an ITT Generation 3 PINNACLE image intensifier tube and that produces the same image quality as my 6X Morovision MV-760 Generation 3 PINNACLE night vision riflescope.
You use your existing Nikkor lenses and the AstroScope installs between the lens and the camera body in less that 10 seconds using the standard Nikon bayonet mount (with both a Nikon SLR AF [Auto Focus] Front Lens Adapter [FLA] and Back Body Adapter [BBA]).
The AstroScope, which is also available for Canon EOS-type cameras, is in wide use with military units, law enforcement agencies and journalists throughout the world.
Unlike pocketscope-based night vision photographic setups, AstroScope is specifically designed and dedicated for image capture applications.
This is registered to Astroscope Ltd, a company whose sole director lives in Germany.