Definition of Schmidt–Cassegrain telescope in US English:

Schmidt–Cassegrain telescope

noun

  • A type of catadioptric telescope, using the correcting plate of a Schmidt telescope together with the secondary mirror and rear focus of a Cassegrain telescope.

Pronunciation

Schmidt–Cassegrain telescope

/ˌSHmitˈkasiˌɡrān ˌteləˌskōp/