Eyeglasses

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Eyeglasses

Synonym(s) - Glasses - Spectacles - Sun Glasses, Prescription - Glasses, Prescription Sun - Prescription Sun Glasses

Definition: A pair of ophthalmic lenses in a frame or mounting which is supported by the nose and ears. The purpose is to aid or improve vision. It does not include goggles or nonprescription sun glasses for which EYE PROTECTIVE DEVICES is available.

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