Meaning of “eyelid” in the English Dictionary

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"eyelid" in British English

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eyelidnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈaɪ.lɪd/ us /ˈaɪ.lɪd/

B2 either of the two pieces of skin that can close over each eye

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

"eyelid" in American English

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eyelidnoun [ C ]

us /ˈɑɪˌlɪd/

either of the two pieces of skin that you can close over each eye

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