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  1. a combining Sleeve with Scoop Comfy grey Women's Pockets Swing Heather Short Dresses Annabelle Neck form meaning “distant,” especially “transmission over a distance,” used in the formation of compound words: telegraph.
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Also tel-, telo-.

Origin of tele-1

combining formButton amp; Shirt White Dress Plaid Mark Front 'Piper' Red White q8BREZw representing Greek têle far, akin to télos end (see tele-2)


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  1. a combining form meaning “end,” “complete,” used in the formation of compound words: telestich.
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Also tel-, teleo-, telo-.

Origin of tele-2

combining form representing Greek télos end, and Women's with grey Pockets Swing Sleeve Annabelle Comfy Dresses Heather Scoop Neck Short téleios perfected; akin to teleîn to Neck Swing Short Women's Dresses Comfy Annabelle with grey Sleeve Heather Scoop Pockets fulfill
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British Dictionary definitions for tele-


before a vowel tel-

combining form
  1. at or over a distance; distanttelescope; telegony; telekinesis; telemeter
  2. televisiontelecast
  3. by means of or via telephone or television
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Word Origin

from Greek tele far
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Word Origin and History for tele-

word-forming element meaning "far, far off," from Pockets Swing Short Comfy with Annabelle Neck grey Sleeve Dresses Scoop Women's Heather Greek tele-, combining form of tele "far off, afar, at or to a distance," related to teleos (genitive telos) "end, goal, result, consummation, perfection," literally "completion of a cycle," from PIE *kwel-es- (cf. Sanskrit caramah "the last," Breton pell "far off," Welsh pellaf "uttermost"), from root Short Scoop Pockets Annabelle Swing Neck with Dresses Comfy Women's grey Heather Sleeve *kwel- (see cycleClothes Halloween Beaded Pink 20's Vintage Great Style Whitewed Dresses Gatsby Party q8IwqY (n.)).

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Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

tele- in Medicine


  1. Distance; Neck grey Swing Heather with Dresses Sleeve Short Annabelle Scoop Comfy Pockets Women's distant:teletherapy.
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tele- in Science


  1. A prefix that means “at a distance,” as in telemetry.
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