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ophthalmic

[of-thal-mik, op-] /ɒfˈθæl mɪk, ɒp-/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the eye; ocular.
Origin of ophthalmic
1595-1605
1595-1605; < Latin ophthalmicus < Greek ophthalmikós, equivalent to ophthalm(ós) eye + -ikos -ic
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ophthalmic

/ɒfˈθælmɪk/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the eye
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Word Origin and History for ophthalmic
adj.

"pertaining to the eye," early 18c., from Latin ophthalmicus, from Greek ophthalmikos "pertaining to the eye," from ophthalmos "eye" (see ophthalmo-).

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ophthalmic in Medicine

ophthalmic oph·thal·mic (ŏf-thāl'mĭk, ŏp-)
adj.
Of or relating to the eye; ocular.

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ophthalmic in Culture
ophthalmic [(of-thal-mik, op-thal-mik)]

A descriptive term for the eye.

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