naked eye

Eyesight, unaided by equipment such as a telescope or microscope.
Syn: unaided eye

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  • Naked eye — Naked Na ked (n[=a] k[e^]d), a. [AS. nacod; akin to D. naakt, G. nackt, OHG. nacchot, nahhot, Icel. n[ o]kvi[eth]r, nakinn, Sw. naken, Dan. n[ o]gen, Goth. naqa[thorn]s, Lith. n[*u]gas, Russ. nagii, L. nudus, Skr. nagna. [root]266. Cf. {Nude}.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Naked Eye — Chanson par The Who extrait de l’album de la compilation Odds and Sods Pays  Royaume Uni …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Naked Eye — «Naked Eye» Canción de The Who Álbum Odds Sods Publicación 1974 Grabación 1970 1971 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Naked eye — For other uses, see Naked eye (disambiguation). Bare eye redirects here. For the bird genus, see Bare eye. The naked eye The naked eye is a figure of speech referring to human visual perception unaided by a magnifying or light collecting optical… …   Wikipedia

  • naked eye — n. to the naked eye (visible to the naked eye) * * * to the naked eye (visible to the naked eye) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • naked eye — noun the eye unaided by any optical instrument that alters the power of vision or alters the apparent size or distance of objects it is not safe to look directly at the sun with the naked eye • Hypernyms: ↑eye, ↑oculus, ↑optic …   Useful english dictionary

  • naked eye — See the naked eye …   English idioms

  • naked eye — Synonyms and related words: baby blues, banjo eyes, bright eyes, clear eyes, command, cornea, domination, eye, eyeball, eyelid, eyereach, eyeshot, eyesight, field of view, field of vision, goggle eyes, horizon, iris, ken, lens, lid, limit of… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • naked eye — bare eye, unaided eye (not aided by artificial visual devices) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • naked-eye — adjective Pertaining to the unaided eye, as in unaided sight. Syn: macroscopic …   Wiktionary

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