Translation of "lens" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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lensnoun [ C ]

uk /lenz/ us /lenz/

lens noun [ C ] (GLASS)

a curved piece of glass, plastic, or other transparent material, used in cameras, glasses, and scientific equipment, that makes objects seem closer, larger, smaller, etc.

a camera with a zoom lens 变焦(镜头)照相机

→  contact lens


lens noun [ C ] (EYE)

the part of the eye behind the pupil (= the black hole at the front of the eye) that helps you to see clearly by focusing (= collecting) light onto the retina


(Translation of “lens” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)