Definition of Loupe

1. Noun. Small magnifying glass (usually set in an eyepiece) used by jewelers and horologists.




Definition of Loupe

1. Noun. A magnifying glass, usually mounted in an eyepiece, often used by jewellers and watchmakers. ¹

2. Noun. A type of short-range binoculars used by surgeons and dentists. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Loupe

1. a small magnifying glass [n -S]

Medical Definition of Loupe

1. A magnifying lens. Origin: Fr. Binocular loupe, a magnifying device, attached to spectacles or a headband, worn as a visual aid when performing operations on small structures. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Loupe

lounging jacket
lounging pajamas
lounging pyjamas
lounging robe
loungingly
loungings
loungy
louning
louns
loup
loup-cervier
loup-cerviers
loup-garou
loup-garous
loup-loup
loupe (current term)
louped
loupegarth
loupen
loupes
louping
louping-ill virus
louping ill
loupit
loups
lour
loure
loured
lourenswalsite
loures

Literary usage of Loupe

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1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1919)
"J. Lippmann,1 of the Academy of Science in Paris, demonstrated a very much simpler binocular loupe, and this has been recorded in the Precis 1 Compt. rend, ..."

2. Transactions of the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and (1880)
"the temperature is too high the loupe will he soft, the tool will sink deep, and a long thick thimble and button will be drawn out, in which case ore'must ..."

3. A Practical Treatise on Metallurgy: Adapted from the Last German Edition of by Bruno Kerl, William Crookes, Ernst Otto Röhrig (1869)
"Hammering the loupe.—By means of a hook and tongs the loupes produced by one or the other method are taken out of the hearth and placed on the anvil of the ..."

4. Diseases of the eye: A Handbook of Ophthalmic Practice for Students and by George Edmund De Schweinitz (1913)
"Berger has constructed on the same principle a useful corneal loupe, the value of which is enhanced by the attachment of an electric lamp, and E. Treacher ..."

5. From Kirtland to Salt Lake City by James A. Little (1890)
"LYTLE'S COMPANY LIVE MOSTLY ON WILD MEAT—DIFFICULTIES AT loupe FORK SUPPER ON A DONKEY'S BRAINS ANOTHER ON THE CONTENTS OF A MULE*S HEAD A FEAST ON RAWHIDE ..."

6. California Unreported Cases: Being Those Decisions Determined in the Supreme by California Supreme Court, Peter V. Ross, California District Courts of Appeal (1913)
"loupe et al. SF No. 417; September 16, 1896. 46 Pac. 77. Default Judgment—Setting Aside—Appeal. ... Action by one Goodrich against one loupe and others. ..."

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