Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A small telescope.
  • n. A pair of binoculars. Often used in the plural.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A small portable telescope.
  • n. A pair of binoculars.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A small telescope for viewing distant terrestrial objects.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A small hand-telescope.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a small refracting telescope

Etymologies

spy +‎ glass (Wiktionary)

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