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granny glasses

noun
1.
eyeglasses with wirelike metal frames that sometimes sit below the bridge of the nose and often have oval lenses.
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granny glasses

noun phrase

Eyeglasses with small, circular steel or gold frames (1960s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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