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magnifier

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmagnifiermag‧ni‧fi‧er /ˈmæɡnɪfaɪə $ -ər/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 an object which makes things look bigger
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magnifierMagnifiers are the best-known low vision aids, particularly high-powered prescription magnifiers.Hand-held magnifiers do not leave both hands free and are therefore not suitable for some activities, especially practical work.While the fly continues its fight against death, I search for my father's stamp magnifier to examine this tiny drosophila.I had lost all my reading vision, and could now only read individual characters with a strong magnifier.I peer through the magnifier at the still struggling insect.
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