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Main Entry: 1eye
Function: noun 1 a: an organ of sight; especially: a rounded hollow organ that is filled with a jellylike material, is lined with a sensitive retina, and is located in a bone-lined cavity in the skull of a vertebrate b: all the visible parts (as the eyelids) within and surrounding the bone-lined cavity 2 a: ability to see or appreciate <a good eye for painting> b: 2GLANCE 3 <cast an eager eye> c: close attention or observation <keep an eye on it> d: JUDGMENT 1 <guilty in the eyes of the law> 3: something like or suggestive of an eye: as a: the hole through the head of a needle b: a loop to catch or receive a hook c: an undeveloped bud (as on a potato) d: a device (as a photoelectric cell) that functions somewhat like human vision 4: the center of something <the eye of a hurricane> - eyed /d/ adjective - eyeˇless /-ls/ adjective - eyeˇlike /-lk/ adjective [eye illustration]