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eyehole

[ahy-hohl] /ˈaɪˌhoʊl/
noun
1.
a hole to look through, as in a mask or a curtain.
2.
a circular opening for the insertion of a pin, hook, rope, etc.; eye.
Origin
1630-1640
1630-40; eye + hole
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British Dictionary definitions for eye hole

eyehole

/ˈaɪˌhəʊl/
noun
1.
a hole through which something, such as a rope, hook, or bar, is passed
2.
the cavity that contains the eyeball; eye socket
3.
another word for peephole
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