any of several telescopes having as the objective a paraboloid mirror mounted at the lower end of the tube and using various systems of mirrors for viewing the image by reflecting the incident light to an eyepiece; reflector
Reflecting telescope. (n.d.). In YourDictionary. Retrieved from https://www.yourdictionary.com/reflecting-telescope
(plural reflecting telescopes)
A telescope which produces a magnifiedimage by reflecting light through a series of mirrors housed in a tube, using a large curved mirror to gather the light and one or more additional mirrors to transmit the light to an eyepiece.
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