telephotography[tel′ə fə täg′rə fē]
- the art or process of photographing distant objects by using a telephoto lens
- the science or process of transmitting photographs over distances by converting light rays into electric signals which are sent over wire or radio channels: the receiver converts the electric signals back into light rays to which a photographic film is exposed
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- telephotographic adjective
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- The process or technique of photographing distant objects, using a telephoto lens on a camera.
- The technique or process of transmitting charts, pictures, and photographs over a distance.
- telˌe·phoˌto·graphˈic adjective