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binocular
pair of binoculars

bin·oc·u·lar

 (bə-nŏk′yə-lər, bī-)
adj.
1. Relating to, used by, or involving both eyes at the same time: binocular vision.
2. Having two eyes arranged to produce stereoscopic vision.
n.
often binoculars An optical device, such as a pair of field glasses or opera glasses, designed for simultaneous use by both eyes and consisting of two small telescopes joined together.

bin·oc′u·lar′i·ty (-lăr′ĭ-tē) n.
bin·oc′u·lar·ly adv.

binocular

(bɪˈnɒkjʊlə; baɪ-)
adj
involving, relating to, seeing with or intended for both eyes: binocular vision.
[C18: from bi-1 + Latin oculus eye]

bin•oc•u•lar

(bəˈnɒk yə lər, baɪ-)

n.
1. Usu., binoculars. an optical instrument for use with both eyes, consisting of two small telescopes fitted together side by side, each having two prisms between the eyepiece and objective for righting the image.
adj.
2. involving both eyes.
[1705–15]
bin•oc`u•lar′i•ty, n.
bin•oc′u•lar•ly, adv.

bin·oc·u·lar

(bə-nŏk′yə-lər)
Adjective
Relating to or involving both eyes at once: binocular vision.
Noun
An optical device, such as a pair of field glasses, designed for use by both eyes at once and consisting of two small telescopes. Often used in the plural as binoculars.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.binocular - relating to both eyesbinocular - relating to both eyes; "binocular vision"
Translations

binocular

[bɪˈnɒkjuləʳ] ADJbinocular

binocular

[bɪˈnɒkjʊləʳ] adjbinoculare

bin·oc·u·lar

n. binocular, lentes, gemelos.
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he said at last, lowering his binocular, "it is like seeing an old friend with his nose cut off--waiting to be finished.
We consulted with top law enforcement professionals to produce the new P-Series binoculars, and that due diligence has created a binocular line worthy of top L.
Also, resolution (the ability of a binocular to show small details) is proportional to the size of the objective.
If your now ex-wife got everything in the settlement, including your binos, you could still probably scrape up enough change from what used to be your couch and truck to buy an ACULQN 10x42 binocular from Nikon.
IF YOU ever wondered as a student why there were so many books and articles on binocular vision, you were not alone.
Nobody would use a 6X binocular for big game hunting.
The trainer said Binocular is "a completely different horse" to the one who ended his campaign with defeats at Aintree and Punchestown and could be a key member of a team he reckons could be his strongest ever.
The 9-1 shot's victory, by a dashing three and a half lengths from Khyber Kim, made up for disappointment a year ago when Binocular was sent off the 6-4 favourite for the feature, but could manage just third place.
Binocular will add a third string to the Champion Hurdle bow of the Seven Barrows handler, who will also be represented by the Barry Geraghty-ridden Punjabi and Zaynar, the mount of Andrew Tinkler.
Binocular finished third behind his stablemate Punjabi in the Cheltenham Festival feature last term and had been the favourite to claim the crown at the start of the season - before an odds-on disappointment in the Fighting Fifth at Newcastle last November was followed by another defeat in the Christmas Hurdle at Kempton.
An impressive winner at last April's Aintree meeting, Binocular has steadily marched up the betting for the Smurfit Kappa Champion Hurdle.