AskDefine | Define magnifier

Dictionary Definition

magnifier n : a scientific instrument that magnifies an image

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Etymology

-er magnify

Noun

  1. That which magnifies.
  2. A magnifying glass.

French

Etymology

From magnificare.

Verb

magnifier
  1. To exalt with praise; usually in reference to God.

Conjugation

Extensive Definition

A magnifier is a device used for magnification.
Magnifier can also refer to:

See also

magnifier in Korean: 돋보기

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

achromatic lens, astigmatic lens, burning glass, camera, coated lens, concave lens, concavo-convex lens, condenser, convex lens, eyeglass, eyepiece, glass, hand lens, lens, magnifying glass, meniscus, object glass, objective, objective prism, ocular, prism, reader, reading glass, telephoto lens, toric lens, varifocal lens, zoom lens
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