of or relating to the eye; ocular.
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How to use ophthalmic in a sentence
Zahau quit her job as an ophthalmic technician last December to spend more time with Shacknai and his family.
Have you ever been to an ophthalmic hospital or a blind asylum?My New Curate | P.A. Sheehan
The front branch of the two is the ophthalmic branch of the adult, and the hind branch the inferior maxillary branch.
During stage H it already exhibits two distinct branches known as the mandibular and ophthalmic.
The ophthalmic branch of the fifth being situated near the anterior end of this, and the mandibular near the posterior end.
The ophthalmic branch of the fifth nerve passes close to its superior and outer wall.
British Dictionary definitions for ophthalmic
of or relating to the eye
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Cultural definitions for ophthalmic
A descriptive term for the eye.
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