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Meaning of “eyelid” in the English Dictionary

"eyelid" in British English

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eyelidnoun [C]

uk   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)

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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)
Translations of “eyelid”
in Arabic جَفْن…
in Korean 눈꺼풀…
in Portuguese pálpebra…
in Catalan parpella…
in Japanese まぶた…
in Chinese (Simplified) 眼睑,眼皮…
in Turkish göz kapağı…
in Russian веко…
in Chinese (Traditional) 眼瞼,眼皮…
in Italian palpebra…
in Polish powieka…
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