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spectacled

[spek-tuh-kuh ld] /ˈspɛk tə kəld/
adjective
1.
wearing spectacles.
2.
(of an animal) having a marking resembling a pair of spectacles.
Origin
1600-1610
1600-10; spectacle + -ed3
Related forms
unspectacled, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for spectacled

spectacled

/ˈspɛktəkəld/
adjective
1.
wearing glasses
2.
(of an animal) having markings around the eyes resembling a pair of glasses
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