periscopic


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periscopic

 [per″ĭ-skop´ik]
affording a wide range of vision.

per·i·scop·ic

(per'i-skop'ik),
Denoting that which gives the ability to see objects to one side as well as in the direct axis of vision.
[peri- + G. skopeō, to view]

per·i·scop·ic

(per'i-skop'ik)
Denoting that which gives the ability to see objects to one side as well as in the direct axis of vision.
[peri- + G. skopeō, to view]

periscopic

affording a wide range of vision.
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A combined periscopic gunner's sight with a dependent LOS (movement in the vertical plane together with the weapon) and a non-stabilized electric drive were used to fire the main weapon and coupled machine gun of the first-generation BMP-1 IFV.
Having gloved a bouncer from Andrew Flintoff to slip earlier in the contest, England turned to the short stuff against him and he was fortunate when he left his bat hanging in periscopic fashion that the ball flew to third man.
April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Performance Solutions (QPS), a provider of innovative and comprehensive online survey and performance management solutions (PMS), announced today that it is renaming the company to PeriscopeIQ to reflect its mission to provide clients with a periscopic view of customer attitudes, employee performance and market acceptance faster and more cost-effectively than ever thought possible.
7" High-Contrast LCD for better viewing in bright sunlight and a high-precision, Periscopic 5x optical zoom lens from Fujinon with a reinforced lens barrier.