[ahy-hoo k] /ˈaɪˌhʊk/
a hook attached to a ring at the extremity of a rope or chain
[ahy] /aɪ/ noun, plural eyes (Archaic) eyen or eyne. 1. the organ of sight, in vertebrates typically one of a pair of spherical bodies contained in an orbit of the skull and in humans appearing externally as a dense, white, curved membrane, or sclera, surrounding a circular, colored portion, or iris, that is covered by […]
[ahy-lash] /ˈaɪˌlæʃ/ noun 1. one of the short, thick, curved hairs growing as a fringe on the edge of an eyelid. 2. the fringe of hairs itself. /ˈaɪˌlæʃ/ noun 1. any one of the short curved hairs that grow from the edge of the eyelids 2. a row or fringe of these hairs n. 1752, […]
- Eyelash sign
eyelash sign n. An indication of unconsciousness due to functional disease, such as conversion hysteria, rather than cranial trauma or a brain lesion, in which the stroking of the eyelashes will elicit movement of the eyelids.
noun, Optics. 1. the lens of an eyepiece closest to the eye.