loupe


loupe

noun \ˈlüp\

Definition of LOUPE

:  a small magnifier used especially by jewelers and watchmakers

Origin of LOUPE

French
First Known Use: circa 1775

loupe

noun \ˈlüp\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of LOUPE

: a magnifying lens worn especially by surgeons performing microsurgery; also : two such lenses mounted on a single frame <examine the cornea with a binocular loupe>

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