night vision device

(redirected from Night-scope)

night vision device

Any electro-optical device that is used to detect visible and infrared energy and provide a visible image. Night vision goggles, forward-looking infrared, thermal sights, and low-light level television are night vision devices. Also called NVD. See also forward-looking infrared; night vision goggles(s).
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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I do not know English, and therefore I can have nothing to say about this latest war, flowering through a night-scope in the evening sky.