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glasses

  

      pl n   a pair of lenses for correcting faulty vision, in a frame that rests on the bridge of the nose and hooks behind the ears,   (Also called)    spectacles, eyeglasses  


dark glasses  
      pl n   spectacles with lenses tinted to reduce transmitted light  
field glasses  
      pl n      another name for       binoculars     (Former name)    field glass  
musical glasses  
      pl n      another term for       glass harmonica  
opera glasses  
      pl n   small low-powered binoculars used by audiences in theatres and opera houses  
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glasses

  

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n.
a person who prefers to interact with his/her Google glasses rather than communicating with people in real life
[Neologism]

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