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Meaning of “glasses” - Learner’s Dictionary

glasses

noun [plural]     /ˈɡlɑːsɪz/
A1 a piece of equipment with two transparent parts that you wear in front of your eyes to help you see better: a pair of glasses She was wearing glasses.Eyesight, glasses and lensesUsing the eyesThe eye and surrounding areaOptics, microscopy and lasers
Translations of “glasses”
in Russian очки…
in Turkish gözlük…
in Polish okulary…
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