[ US /ˈɔkjuˌɫɪst/ ]
[ UK /ˈɒkjʊlˌɪst/ ]
[ UK /ˈɒkjʊlˌɪst/ ]
- a person skilled in testing for defects of vision in order to prescribe corrective glasses
- a medical doctor specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the eye
How To Use oculist In A Sentence
- Obsessed with her health, she traveled with a retinue of surgeons, physicians, oculists, and apothecaries.
- Today, he will have an artificial eye inserted by an oculist at the New Zealand Artificial Eye Service in Takapuna.
- Many of the words were strange – commodious, oculist; the phrases unusual – jolly friends; the foods strange - jellied consommé. The Sign of the Twisted Candles | The Stiletto Gang
- The greatest concession I can make is that sometimes it may run one way and sometimes the other, and that in the meantime we should both consult an oculist. FOUR HORSES AND A SAILOR
- I went to the oculist who blandly told me I would need glasses by the time I was 47.
- Because these graduates prefer more lucrative jobs such as oculists, dentists or dermatologists, the country will soon encounter a lack of physicians in the four major fields of medicine in district hospitals, the report warns.
- I am firmly convinced that every glaucomatous patient, and I now refer to those who are the subjects of chronic progressive glaucoma, should be carefully studied from the general standpoint by the oculist with the aid of an expert internist, just as I am convinced that the modern expert internist should not study his cases of cardio-vascular disease without the help of the oculist. Glaucoma A Symposium Presented at a Meeting of the Chicago Ophthalmological Society, November 17, 1913
- And, true to his word, he dispatched Kit to the oculist. THE TASTE OF THE MEAT
- In addition to the oculist of R. Yehudah ben Asher we also know about Marat Yuskah of early thirteenth century Mainz or Worms. Doctors: Medieval.
- A paper by the eminent oculist, chirugeon to King William. THE RIVAL QUEENS: A COUNTESS ASHBY DE LA ZOUCHE MYSTERY