ophthalmologist

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Etymology[edit]

From ophthalmology +‎ -ist, from Ancient Greek ὀφθαλμός (ophthalmós, eye) + -λογία (-logía, the study of), from λόγος (lógos).

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Noun[edit]

ophthalmologist (plural ophthalmologists)

  1. A medical doctor specializing in the eye: deficiencies of vision requiring correction, and diseases. Compare optometrist.

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