ophthalmic glass

noun

Medical Definition of ophthalmic glass

: glass similar to optical glass but annealed in rolled sheets and used primarily for spectacle lens blanks

Learn More About ophthalmic glass

Dictionary Entries Near ophthalmic glass

ophthalmic ganglion

ophthalmic glass

ophthalmic nerve

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Ophthalmic glass.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ophthalmic%20glass. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Dog Words Quiz

  • shiba puppy more or less demanding cuddles
  • Which of the following animals has a dog in its etymology?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!