visible to the naked eye

visible to the naked eye
visible to the naked eye phrase
able to be seen without using special instruments, despite being very small or far away

At night, the planet is clearly visible to the naked eye.

Thesaurus: clear to the sensessynonym senses and using the senseshyponym
Main entry: visible

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  • visible to the naked eye — able to be seen without using special instruments, despite being very small or far away At night, the planet is clearly visible to the naked eye …   English dictionary

  • the naked eye — the human eye alone, without special equipment such as a telescope; if you can see something with the naked eye, you can see it without using a telescope, microscope etc The eggs are so small they cannot be seen with the naked eye.… …   English dictionary

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  • naked eye — n. to the naked eye (visible to the naked eye) * * * to the naked eye (visible to the naked eye) …   Combinatory dictionary

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  • naked — na|ked S3 [ˈneıkıd] adj [: Old English; Origin: nacod] 1.) not wearing any clothes or not covered by clothes = ↑nude →↑bare ▪ The children ran naked through the yard. ▪ a picture of a naked man ▪ They found the body lying half naked in the grass …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • naked — [[t]ne͟ɪkɪd[/t]] 1) ADJ: ADJ n, ADJ after v, v link ADJ Someone who is naked is not wearing any clothes. → See also stark naked Her naked body was found wrapped in a sheet in a field... The hot paving stones scorched my naked feet... They… …   English dictionary

  • visible — adj. VERBS ▪ be ▪ become ▪ remain, stay ▪ The scars remained visible all her life. ▪ leave sth …   Collocations dictionary

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