Dictionary and Thesaurus

  Definition of Hand glass
  1. light microscope consisting of a single convex lens that is used to produce an enlarged image; "the magnifying glass was invented by Roger Bacon in 1250"
  2. a mirror intended to be held in the hand
Similar Words: simple microscope, magnifying glass, hand mirror

 

Hyponyms: loupe, jeweler's loupe

 

 
  Search Dictionary

Search the meaning and definition of over one hundred thousand words!
 
 
  
  Random Word
no_longer means not now; "she is no more"; ... more
 
  Find words starting with:
   
A
B
C
   
D
E
F
   
G
H
I
   
J
K
L
   
M
N
O
   
P
Q
R
   
S
T
U
   
V
W
X
   
Y
Z
 
 
 
This page was created in 120.3 ms