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verb [T] uk   /bɪˈhəʊld/ us    /-ˈhoʊld/ (beheld, beheld) old use or literary
to see or look at someone or something: The new bridge is an incredible sight to behold.Using the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptive
noun [C] uk   /bɪˈhəʊl.dər/ us    /-ˈhoʊl.dɚ/
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