eyesight

[ ahy-sahyt ]
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noun
  1. the power or faculty of seeing.

  2. the act or fact of seeing.

  1. the range of the eye: to come within eyesight.

Origin of eyesight

1
Middle English word dating back to 1150–1200; see origin at eye, sight

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British Dictionary definitions for eyesight

eyesight

/ (ˈaɪˌsaɪt) /


noun
  1. the ability to see; faculty of sight

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