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ophthalmologist (n.)

"one versed in ophthalmology," 1825; see ophthalmology + -ist.

updated on September 05, 2019

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Definitions of ophthalmologist from WordNet

ophthalmologist (n.)
a medical doctor specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the eye;
Synonyms: eye doctor / oculist
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