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loupe

 (lo͞op)
n.
A small magnifying glass.

[French, from Old French, flawed gem, probably of Germanic origin.]
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loupe

(luːp)
n
(Tools) a magnifying glass used by jewellers, horologists, etc
[C20: from French (formerly an imperfect precious stone), from Old French, of obscure origin]
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loupe

(lup)

n.
a magnifying glass used by jewelers and watchmakers, esp. one designed to fit in the eye socket.
[1905–10; < French, orig. an imperfect gem, a mass of hot metal « Germanic; see lob]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.loupe - small magnifying glass (usually set in an eyepiece) used by jewelers and horologists
magnifying glass, simple microscope, hand glass - light microscope consisting of a single convex lens that is used to produce an enlarged image; "the magnifying glass was invented by Roger Bacon in 1250"
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Translations

loupe

n (for jewellers and watchmakers) → Lupe f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

loupe

n. lupa binocular, lente convexa de aumento usada esp. por cirujanos y oculistas.
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Magnification Systems are of a variety of simple and complex magnifications are available to dentists, ranging from simple loupes to prism telescopic loupes and surgical microscopes.
Founded by dentistry student Dave Stone, the firm aims to become the UK's top supplier of loupes (magnifying glasses) for dental students.
When Mr Stone, 27, discovered that students were unable to buy magnification loupes - a tool that helps dentists improve their posture and decrease their operating time - because of their cost, he set up UKloupes.