Definition of Solar telescope

1. Noun. A telescope designed to make observations of the sun.

Generic synonyms: Scope, Telescope



Definition of Solar telescope

1. Noun. (astronomy) A telescope designed to make observations of the sun. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Solar Telescope

solar panels
solar parallax
solar physics
solar plexus
solar power
solar prominence
solar radiation
solar reject
solar rejects
solar retinopathy
solar sail
solar sails
solar still
solar system
solar systems
solar telescope (current term)
solar therapy
solar thermal system
solar time
solar topee
solar tracker
solar trap
solar urticaria
solar wind
solar winds
solar year
solar years
solaria
solarimeter
solarimeters

Literary usage of Solar telescope

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1. A Treatise on Surveying: Comprising the Theory and the Practice by William Mitchell Gillespie (1897)
"If not, correct half the movement by the adjusting screws at the base of the polar axis, and the other half bv moving the solar telescope on its horizontal ..."

2. A Treatise on Surveying: Comprising the Theory and the Practice by William Mitchell Gillespie (1897)
"The telescope, called the "solar telescope," can thus be moved in altitude and azimuth. It is provided with shade. glasses to subdue the glare of the sun, ..."

3. Cyclopedia of Civil Engineering: A General Reference Work on Surveying by Frederick Eugene Turneaure, American Technical Society, American School of Correspondence (1909)
"If now the two lines of Bight are parallel and the solar telescope is revolved upon its polar axis, it is evident that its lino of .sight will describe a ..."

4. A Treatise on Surveying: Comprising the Theory and the Practice by William Mitchell Gillespie (1897)
"The telescope, called the " solar telescope," can thus be moved in altitude and azimuth. It is provided with shade. glasses to subdue the glare of the sun, ..."

5. A Manual of Field Astronomy by Andrew Hall Holt (1916)
"23, page 85—the solar telescope is replaced by a small lens and a silver screen on which the sun's image may be thrown, thus defining a line of sight to the ..."

6. A Treatise on Plane Surveying by Daniel Carhart (1893)
"The telescope, called the " solar telescope," can thus be moved in altitude and ... Two pointers, attached to the solar telescope to approximately set the ..."

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