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[mak-soo-tawf, -tof] /ˈmæk sʊˌtɔf, -ˌtɒf/

a reflecting telescope in which coma and spherical aberration are reduced to a minimum by a combination of a spherical mirror and a meniscus lens placed inside the radius of curvature of the mirror.


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