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spy·glass

 (spī′glăs′)
n.
1. A small telescope.
2. often spyglasses A pair of binoculars.

spyglass

(ˈspaɪˌɡlɑːs)
n
(Tools) a small telescope

spy•glass

(ˈspaɪˌglæs, -ˌglɑs)

n.
a small telescope.
[1700–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.spyglass - a small refracting telescopespyglass - a small refracting telescope  
refracting telescope - optical telescope that has a large convex lens that produces an image that is viewed through the eyepiece
Translations
ďalekohľad

spyglass

[ˈspaɪglɑːs] Ncatalejo m

spyglass

[ˈspaɪˌglɑːs] ncannocchiale m
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