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English definition of “sightless”

sightless

adjective uk   /ˈsaɪt.ləs/ literary us  
unable to seeEyesight, glasses and lensesUsing the eyesThe eye and surrounding areaOptics, microscopy and lasersHandicap and the disabled
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