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one-eyed

[wuhn-ahyd] /ˈwʌnˌaɪd/
adjective
1.
having but one eye.
2.
Cards. being, of, pertaining to, or using a face card or cards on which the figure is shown in profile, such cards being the jack of spades, the jack of hearts, and the king of diamonds in standard packs of cards:
One-eyed jacks are wild.
Origin
1000
before 1000; Middle English, Old English
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  • The cyclopes were huge oneeyed monsters that resided on an island with the same name.

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