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half-glasses

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half–glasses

noun plural half–glass·es \ˈhaf-ˈgla-səz\

Definition of HALF-GLASSES

:  eyeglasses for reading that have about half the vertical dimension of typical eyeglasses

First Known Use of HALF-GLASSES

1971

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