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opticianry

[ ŏp-tĭshən-rē ]

n.

The professional practice of filling prescriptions for ophthalmic lenses, dispensing eyeglasses, and fitting contact lenses.

Nearby words

optical tooling, optical tweezers, optical wedge, optically, optician, opticianry, opticist, optico-, opticociliary, opticokinetic nystagmus, opticopupillary
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