Definition of tele- in English:

tele-

combining form

  • 1To or at a distance.

    ‘telekinesis’
    1. 1.1Used in names of instruments for operating over long distances.
      ‘telemeter’
  • 2Relating to television.

    ‘telecine’
  • 3Done by means of the telephone.

    ‘telemarketing’

Pronunciation:

tele-

/ˈtelē/