Meaning of LENS in English
1 curved piece of glass
▪ strong , thick
She wears glasses with very thick ~es.
▪ coloured/colored , tinted
▪ optical , spectacle ( formal , BrE )
▪ fish-eye , long , magnifying , telephoto , telescopic ( esp. BrE ), wide-angle , zoom
a long-lens shot of a rare bird
The photo was taken using a zoom ~.
LENS + NOUN
▪ cap , cover
I took the ~ cap off my camera and waited for a good shot.
▪ through a/the ~
a view of Mount Kilimanjaro as seen through Eddie's camera ~
2 ⇨ See ↑ contact lens
Oxford Collocations English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний . 2012