ocularist
noun Date: 1866 a person who makes and fits artificial eyes

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ocularist — É‘kjÉ™lÉ™rɪst / É’kjÊŠl n. maker of artificial eyes …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • ocularist — oc·u·lar·ist …   English syllables

  • ocularist — n. a maker of artificial eyes. Etymology: F oculariste (as OCULAR) …   Useful english dictionary

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