eyewink

noun
eye·​wink | \ ˈī-ˌwiŋk How to pronounce eyewink (audio) \

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First Known Use of eyewink

circa 1616, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of eyewink was circa 1616

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“Eyewink.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eyewink. Accessed 14 Jul. 2020.

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eyewink

noun
eye·​wink | \ ˈī-ˌwiŋk How to pronounce eyewink (audio) \

Medical Definition of eyewink

: a wink of the eye

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