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synonyms for lenses

  • glass
  • contact
  • meniscus
  • monocle
  • optic
  • spectacles
  • bifocal
  • trifocal
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How to use lenses in a sentence

By means of other lenses and prisms an image of the external object is thus made visible to those within the submarine.
THE WONDER BOOK OF KNOWLEDGEVARIOUS
Beardsley looked up brightly, and even through those lenses Mandleco could see the sharp focus.
WE'RE FRIENDS, NOWHENRY HASSE
Campani published in 1678 a work on horology, and on the manufacture of lenses for telescopes.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 5, SLICE 2VARIOUS
The thick triple lenses were free from clouding, and the glasses between them kept out the biting cold of the heights.
ASTOUNDING STORIES, MAY, 1931VARIOUS
Details became more and more perceptible, as if I were gradually changing the lenses of a microscope.
URANIACAMILLE FLAMMARION
Three inches is the separation of the lenses in stereoscopic cameras and the negatives made as above will be the same.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
In the afternoon, they brought a machine with staring lenses and bright lights.
THE WORSHIPPERSDAMON FRANCIS KNIGHT
We must see him through some lenses—we must prefigure his immortality.
CONFLICT OF NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN THEORIES OF MAN AND SOCIETYHENRY WARD BEECHER
The dwarfs also have lenses of a translucent substance unknown to men.
HONEY-BEEANATOLE FRANCE
He returned her stare defiantly, though he was aware of not reaching her through the lenses as effectively as she reached him.
QUESTIONABLE SHAPESWILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS
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