with one's eye

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: by looking at something to get a rough idea of its size I measured the distance with my eye.

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“With one's eye.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/with%20one%27s%20eye. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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