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binocular

bin·oc·u·lar

binocular

 
 
pronunciation:
bih nak y lr
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part of speech: noun
definition: (usually plural) a device that uses lenses and mirrors to make objects look larger. Binoculars are used with both eyes at once.
I could see the bird in the top of the tree through my binoculars.
 
derivations: binocularly (adv.), binocularity (n.)
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