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magnifying glass

noun [C]  us   /ˈmæɡ·nəˌfɑɪ·ɪŋ ˌɡlæs/
a special piece of glass, usually with a handle, that you hold over an object in order to make it appear larger
Translations of “magnifying glass”
in Korean 돋보기…
in Arabic عَدَسة مُكَبِّرة…
in Portuguese lupa…
in Catalan lupa…
in Japanese 虫めがね…
in Italian lente d’ingrandimento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 放大鏡…
in Russian увеличительное стекло, лупа…
in Turkish büyüteç…
in Chinese (Simplified) 放大镜…
in Polish lupa, szkło powiększające…
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