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Word: optometrist

Definition: one who fits glasses to remedy visual defects


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::: florid - ruddy; (of a complexion) reddish; flowery; very ornate; CF. rose
::: fresco - painting on wet plaster (usually fresh)
::: expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)
::: arboreal - of or living in trees
::: semblance - outward appearance; guise; Ex. We called in the troops to bring a/some semblance of order to the city.
::: deride - ridicule; treat with contempt; make fun of; OP. respect
::: etymology - study of word parts; study of the origins of words
::: capillary - having a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity
::: brazen - insolent; without shame; bold; Ex. brazen lie; V: face with bold self-assurance or with unshamed confidence
::: apprehend - arrest (a criminal); dread; perceive; N. apprehension