from The Century Dictionary.
- noun An instrument of the nature of the kaleidoscope, used to produce a great variety of geometrical patterns by the reflections from two mirrors supported in a case and connected by an adjustable hinge; specifically, a compact form of carpet-exhibitor for the multiple reproduction of a pattern.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun obsolete An arrangement of hinged
mirrorsfor the production of multiple imagesof an object.
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