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English definition of “glimpse”

glimpse

verb [T]     /ɡlɪmps/
to see something or someone for a very short time or only partly: We glimpsed the ruined abbey from the windows of the train.Using the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptive
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