tele-

汉: tele-这是一个前缀,也是一个词根;来源于希腊语,意为“far”
英:word-forming element meaning "far, far off," from Gk. tele-, combining form of tele "far off, afar, at or to a distance," related to teleos (gen. telos) "end, goal, result, consummation, perfection," lit. "completion of a cycle," from PIE *kwel-es- (cf. Skt. caramah "the last," Breton pell "far off," Welsh pellaf "uttermost"), from root *kwel- (see cycle).
1.telegram
n.message sent by telegraphy 电报,电信 tele=far,gram=write
Telegrams were the only means of communication to and from the remote town.
电报是这个偏僻小村子跟外界联系的唯一的方式。

2.telemetry
n.automatic transmission and measurement of date from a distance.遥感勘测,远距离测量术tele=far,metr=measure
The probe uses the latest in telemetry technology.
这个探测器采用的遥感测技术是最新的

3.telecope
n.tube-like instrument with lenses for making distant objects appear nearer and larger 望远镜 tele=far,scop=watch
His father gave him his first telescope when he was only 5 years old.
当他五岁时,他父亲送给了他第一只望远镜。