[op-tom-i-trist] /ɒpˈtɒm ɪ trɪst/
a licensed professional who practices .
a person who is qualified to examine the eyes and prescribe and supply spectacles and contact lenses Also called (esp Brit) ophthalmic optician Compare optician, ophthalmologist
1903; see optometry + -ist.
[op-tom-i-tree] /ɒpˈtɒm ɪ tri/ noun 1. the practice or profession of examining the eyes, by means of suitable instruments or appliances, for defects in vision and eye disorders in order to prescribe corrective lenses or other appropriate treatment. /ɒpˈtɒmɪtrɪ/ noun 1. the science or practice of testing visual acuity and prescribing corrective lenses n. 1886, […]
optomyometer op·to·my·om·e·ter (ŏp’tō-mī-ŏm’ĭ-tər) n. An instrument for determining the relative power of the extrinsic muscles of the eye.
[op-tuh-fohn] /ˈɒp təˌfoʊn/ noun 1. an electronic device that scans ordinary printed characters and produces combinations of sounds, enabling a blind reader to recognize the characters. /ˈɒptəˌfəʊn/ noun 1. a device for blind people that converts printed words into sounds
[op-tuh-tahyp] /ˈɒp təˌtaɪp/ noun, Ophthalmology. 1. type used on an eye chart.