Definitions for ophthalmologistˌɒf θəlˈmɒl ə dʒɪst, -θə-, -θæl-, ˌɒp-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

oph•thal•mol•o•gistˌɒf θəlˈmɒl ə dʒɪst, -θə-, -θæl-, ˌɒp-(n.)

  1. a physician specializing in ophthalmology.

    Category: Ophthalmology

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ophthalmologist, eye doctor, oculist(noun)

    a medical doctor specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the eye


  1. ophthalmologist(Noun)

    A medical doctor specializing in the eye: deficiencies of vision requiring correction, and diseases. Compare optometrist.

  2. Origin: From ophthalmology; from οφθαλμός + -λογία (from λόγος).


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