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Set of viewers prohibits receiving half of vaccinations (10)


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'set of viewers' is the definition.
The definition and answer can be both man-made objects as well as being plural nouns.
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'prohibits receiving half of vaccinations' is the wordplay.
'prohibits' becomes 'bars' (barring is a kind of prohibiting).
'receiving' means one lot of letters goes inside another.
'half of' means to take half the letters.
'vaccinations' becomes 'inoculations' ('inoculation' can be a synonym of 'vaccination').
'inoculations' halved is 'inocul'.
'bars' placed around 'inocul' is 'BINOCULARS'.

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(Other definitions for binoculars that I've seen before include "way to make distant flag seem close" , "They provide close-up" , "Field glasses" .)

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