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Princeton's WordNet

  1. binoculars, field glasses, opera glassesnoun

    an optical instrument designed for simultaneous use by both eyes

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  1. binocularsnoun

    A hand-held device consisting of a series of lenses and prisms, used to magnify objects so that they can be better seen from a distance, and looked at through both eyes.

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  1. Binoculars

    Binoculars, field glasses or binocular telescopes are a pair of identical or mirror-symmetrical telescopes mounted side-by-side and aligned to point accurately in the same direction, allowing the viewer to use both eyes when viewing distant objects. Most are sized to be held using both hands, although sizes vary widely from opera glasses to large pedestal mounted military models. Many different abbreviations are used for binoculars, including glasses, nocs, noculars, binos and bins. Unlike a telescope, binoculars give users a three-dimensional image: for nearer objects the two views, presented to each of the viewer's eyes from slightly different viewpoints, produce a merged view with an impression of depth.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of binoculars in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of binoculars in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of binoculars in a Sentence

  1. Robert Massey:

    My advice to people would be to go out and have a look because it's a beautiful sight and it's really quite a thing to realize that when you are looking at the moons with a pair of binoculars -- when you see them moving from one night to the next -- it's worth reflecting on the fact that it was that discovery that cemented our view of the solar system as having the sun at the center.

  2. Siddharth Astir:

    Determination is the binoculars for EFFORT!!!!Helps to visualize our target.

  3. Charles de LEUSSE:

    Binoculars are a distance when near the eyes. Far from home, near the heart, love.

  4. Victor Sedinger:

    It doesn’t require a ladder, and you certainly don’t have to get on a roof to look, use binoculars or a camera or smartphone with a telephoto feature if you need to.

  5. Charles de LEUSSE:

    Binoculars see from far when near the eyes. Far from self, near the heart, in love. (Les jumelles voient de loin quand près des yeux. - Loin de soi, près du coeur ; amoureux.)

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