Meaning of “bifocals” in the English Dictionary

"bifocals" in British English

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(Definition of “bifocals” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bifocalsplural noun

us /ˈbɑɪˌfoʊ·kəlz, bɑɪˈfoʊ-/

glasses with an upper part for looking at things far away and a lower part for reading or looking at things that are near

bifocal
adjective [ not gradable ] us /bɑɪˈfoʊ·kəl, ˈbɑɪˌfoʊ-/

bifocal lenses

(Definition of “bifocals” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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