Definitions for optometristɒpˈtɒm ɪ trɪst

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

op•tom•e•tristɒpˈtɒm ɪ trɪst(n.)

  1. a licensed professional who practices optometry.

    Category: Ophthalmology

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. optometrist, oculist(noun)

    a person skilled in testing for defects of vision in order to prescribe corrective glasses


  1. optometrist(Noun)

    a person trained and skilled in examining and testing the eyes for defects, in order to prescribe corrective lenses or treatment

Editors Contribution

  1. Optometrist

    An Optometrist is a person who is trained to prescribe lenses that will improve the patient's eye sight.

    I went to have my eyes checked by an Optometrist and got glasses.


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