binocular

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Binocular \Bin*oc"u*lar\, adjective [Cf. F. binoculaire. See {Binocle}.]

1. Having two eyes. "Most animals are binocular." --Derham.

2. Pertaining to both eyes; employing both eyes at once; as, binocular vision.

3. Adapted to the use of both eyes; as, a binocular microscope or telescope. --Brewster.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Binocular \Bin*oc"u*lar\, noun A binocular glass, whether opera glass, telescope, or microscope.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

binocular

adjective

1: relating to both eyes; "binocular vision"


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