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electric eye

Origin of electric eye
1925-30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • I'll probably stick to electric-eye doors, burglar alarms, closed-circuit television systems and things like that.

    Creatures of the Abyss Murray Leinster
British Dictionary definitions for electric-eye

electric eye

another name for photocell
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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