hand glass


noun

a small mirror with a handle.

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Origin of hand glass

First recorded in 1780–90
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British Dictionary definitions for hand glass

hand glass

noun

a magnifying glass with a handle
a small mirror with a handle
a small glazed frame for seedlings or plants
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