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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Periscopic \Per`i*scop"ic\, a. [Cf. F. p['e]riscopique.] Viewing all around, or on all sides. [1913 Webster] 2. of or relating to a periscope[2]. [1913 Webster] Periscopic spectacles (Opt.), spectacles having concavo-convex or convexo-concave lenses with a considerable curvature corresponding to that of the eye, to increase the distinctness of objects viewed obliquely. [1913 Webster]