Definition of Lense

1. Noun. A transparent optical device used to converge or diverge transmitted light and to form images.




Definition of Lense

1. Noun. (misspelling of lens) (presumably a back-formation from the plural lenses) ¹

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Definition of Lense

1. lens [n -S] - See also: lens

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lense

lens clock
lens cover
lens flare
lens implant
lens maker
lens neutral proteinase
lens pits
lens sutures
lens system
lensboard
lensboards
lense (current term)
lensectomy
lensed
lenseless
lenses
lensing
lensings
lensless
lenslike
lensmaker
lensmakers
lensmaking
lensman
lensmen
lensometer

Literary usage of Lense

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1. The Code of Civil Procedure of the State of California: Adopted March 11 by California, Charles Howard Fairall (1909)
"No omission, error, or irregularity in the proceedings shall impair or invalidate the same, or the lense made in pursuance ..."

2. Military Topography and Photography by Floyd D. Carlock (1916)
"THE lense. With the modification that the camera box, must, of course, be light tight, of good construction, and the shutter a good one, the statement that, ..."

3. Dictionary of the Hausa Language by Charles Henry Robinson, Hausa Association, London (1913)
"... Senega- lense, a gum used as incense is obtained from its roots. taura (Fulani id. = turned down horns of a cow), curls, or locks of hair at the side of ..."

4. Walker's Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English by John Walker (1823)
"... ad. malignantly Malevolence, mi-lev'vi-lense. *. ill will, malignity Man, iM.-ii. ra to furnish with men ; tj Manacles, ..."

5. Records (1918)
"The larger western lense has an average width of 5 to 6 ft. and extends to a depth ... On the west next to the graphitic lense there are thin stringers of ..."

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