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English definition of “half-moon glasses”

half-moon glasses

noun [plural]    
glasses with lenses shaped like half circles, used for reading: She peered over her half-moon glasses at me and asked why I was so late.Eyesight, glasses and lensesUsing the eyesThe eye and surrounding areaOptics, microscopy and lasers
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