the naked eye


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the naked eye

COMMON If something can be seen with the naked eye, you can see it without the help of equipment such as a telescope or microscope. These green insects, just visible to the naked eye, are generally found on the under side of the leaves. Enough light gets through space for us to see thousands of stars with the naked eye.
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the naked ˈeye

the normal power of your eyes without the help of an instrument: Bacteria are invisible to the naked eye.
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