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English definition of “red-eye”

red-eye

noun uk   /ˈred.aɪ/ us  

red-eye noun (FLIGHT)

[C] mainly US informal a flight taken at night: We caught the red-eye from LA and got to New York at five this morning.Travelling by aircraftAviationMovement through the air

red-eye noun (IN PHOTOGRAPH)

[U] the red colour that a person's eyes seem to be in some photographs: a flash which minimizes red-eyePhotography
(Definition of red-eye from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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