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ophthalmologist

noun oph·thal·mol·o·gist
\ˌäf-thə(l)-ˈmäl-ə-jəst, ˌäp-, -ˌthal-\

Definition of OPHTHALMOLOGIST

:  a physician who specializes in ophthalmology—compare optician 2, optometrist
April 01, 2015
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