Iriscope

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Iriscope A philosophical toy for exhibiting the prismatic tints by means of thin films.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n iriscope A philosophical toy for exhibiting prismatic colors. See the extract.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Iriscope ī′ri-skōp an instrument for exhibiting the prismatic colours.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Iris, + -scope,
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. iris, the rainbow, skopein, to see.