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sight

Part of speech: Noun

The power of seeing; the act of seeing; a view; vision; that which is seen; something remarkable or worth seeing; the limit of the power of the eye; visibility; as, out of sight; insight; opportunity for study; as, to get a sight into the great man's methods; a small piece of metal, fixed or movable, on a firearm to guide the eye in aiming; the aim so taken.

Part of speech: Verb

To see with the eye; to find by looking; as, to sight a distant object; to direct by means of an aiming device; as, to sight a gun.

Part of speech: Verb

To aim a gun by a sight.

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