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opera glassesnoun [plural]

uk   us  
smallbinoculars that can be used in ​largetheatres by ​peoplesittingfar from the ​stage, so that they can ​see the ​performers more ​clearly
(Definition of opera glasses from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “opera glasses”
in Chinese (Simplified) 观剧镜(指看戏用的小型双筒望远镜)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 觀劇鏡(指看戲用的小型雙筒望遠鏡)…
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