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opera glassesnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈɒp.ər.ə ˌɡlɑː.sɪz/  us   /ˈɑː.pɚ.ə ˌɡlæs.ɪz/
small binoculars that can be used in large theatres by people sitting far 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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