monocle

noun mon·o·cle \ ˈmä-ni-kəl \

Definition of monocle

:an eyeglass for one eye

monocled

play \-kəld\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of monocle

French, from Late Latin monoculus having one eye, from Latin mon- + oculus eye — more at eye


MONOCLE Defined for English Language Learners

monocle

noun

Definition of monocle for English Language Learners

  • : a single round lens for one eye that helps people see and that is held in place by the muscles around the eye


Medical Dictionary

monocle

noun mon·o·cle \ ˈmän-i-kəl \

medical Definition of monocle

:an eyeglass for one eye


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