Definition of nosepiece
1 : a piece of armor for protecting the nose
2 : the end piece of a microscope body to which an objective is attached
3 : the bridge of a pair of eyeglasses
First Known Use of nosepiece
Rhymes with nosepiece
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Medical Definition of nosepiece
1: the end piece of a microscope body to which an objective is attached and which often consists of a revolving holder for two or more objectives
2: the bridge of a pair of eyeglasses
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