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Polarized sunglasses are sunglasses which are specially designed to filter out certain types of UV light, reducing glare and allowing for clearer vision. The lenses themselves are coated with molecules that block horizontal UV light. These molecules are vertically positioned - any light that reaches the lenses in a horizontal direction is blocked. Polarized lenses also boost color contrast on sunny days. This attribute is beneficial for athletes and outdoorsmen who want to receive greater depth perception to enhance their performance. 


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