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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A small refracting telescope.

Usage examples (37)
  • He packed the "spyglass" lovingly in his suitcase, anxious about revealing his discovery.
  • He carried his "spyglass" around with him for days, anxious to show his friends, my friends, passing strangers, and especially his father.
  • He's got the very same kind of spyglass as mine. "
  • A spyglass is a small type of telescope. for more
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