visible to the naked eye

Definition of visible to the naked eye

  1. :  able to be seen without special equipment stars visible to the naked eye

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  capable of being seen

    :  situated in the region of the electromagnetic spectrum perceptible to human vision

    :  exposed to view

  1. :  not covered by clothing :  nude

    :  devoid of customary or natural covering :  bare: such as

    :  not enclosed in a scabbard

  1. :  a specialized light-sensitive sensory structure of animals that in nearly all vertebrates, most arthropods, and some mollusks is the image-forming organ of sight

    :  the nearly spherical usually paired hollow organ of sight in vertebrates that is filled with a jellylike material, is lined with a photosensitive retina, and is lodged in a bony orbit in the skull

    :  all the visible structures within and surrounding the orbit and including eyelids, eyelashes, and eyebrows

  1. :  to fix the eyes on :  look at

    :  contemplate, consider

    :  to watch or study closely

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