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- n. A lorgnette or opera glass.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An eye-glass, or a pair of eye-glasses, shutting into a frame which when in use serves as a handle, intended for examining objects at a little distance: also sometimes used as synonymous with opera-glass or lorgnette.
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