eyeglass

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noun eye·glass \ˈī-ˌglas\

Definition of eyeglass

  1. 1 a :  eyepiece b :  a lens worn to aid vision; specifically :  monocle c plural :  glasses, spectacles

  2. 2 :  eyecup 1

Examples of eyeglass in a sentence

  1. She left her eyeglasses at work.

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First Known Use of eyeglass

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EYEGLASS Defined for English Language Learners

eyeglass

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noun eye·glass \ˈī-ˌglas\

Definition of eyeglass for English Language Learners

  • : a single lens that is worn over your eye to help you see

  • eyeglasses : a pair of lenses set into a frame and worn over your eyes to help you see


EYEGLASS Defined for Kids

eyeglass

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noun eye·glass \ˈī-ˌglas\

Definition of eyeglass for Students

  1. 1 :  a glass lens used to help a person to see clearly

  2. 2 eyeglasses plural :  glass 3


Medical Dictionary

eyeglass

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noun eye·glass \ˈī-ˌglas\

Medical Definition of eyeglass

  1. 1a:  eyepieceb:  a lens worn to aid vision; specifically :  monocleceyeglasses plural :  glasses, spectacles

  2. 2:  eyecup 1


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