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

  • n. A small magnifying glass held in the hand.
  • n. A mirror with a handle.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A small mirror with a handle.

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

  • n. a mirror intended to be held in the hand
  • n. light microscope consisting of a single convex lens that is used to produce an enlarged image


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