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Meaning of “tele-” - Learner’s Dictionary

tele-

prefix     /telɪ-/
TELEPHONE
done using a telephone: telesalesDistant in space and timeCommunicating by telephone
TELEVISION
connected with television: telecast (= something that is broadcast on television) Television
DISTANCE
over a long distance: telephoto lens (= a camera lens that makes distant objects look nearer) Distant in space and time
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