optician: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (op-tish'un), [key]
— n.
  1. a person who makes or sells eyeglasses and, usually, contact lenses, for remedying defects of vision in accordance with the prescriptions of ophthalmologists and optometrists.
  2. a maker or seller of optical glass and instruments.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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