glass eye

noun
Updated on: 5 Apr 2018

Definition of glass eye

1 : an artificial eye made of glass
2 : an eye having a pale, whitish, or colorless iris

glass-eyed

play \ˈglas-ˌīd\ adjective

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First Known Use of glass eye

1651

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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glass eye

noun

medical Definition of glass eye

1 : an artificial eye made of glass
2 : an eye having a pale, whitish, or colorless iris

glass-eyed

play \-ˈīd\ adjective

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