lynx-eyed

adjective
\ ˈliŋ(k)s-ˌīd How to pronounce lynx-eyed (audio) \

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First Known Use of lynx-eyed

1597, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of lynx-eyed was in 1597

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“Lynx-eyed.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lynx-eyed. Accessed 17 January 2020.

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