ophthalmology ophthalmology  /ˌɑp θə ˈmɑ lə dʒi/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the branch of medicine concerned with the eye and its diseases

Usage(s):

  1. Cryotherapy literally, treatment by extreme cold is particularly valuable in ophthalmology.
  2. Stored away with King George's decoration is the Nettleship Medal for three years' original experimental work in ophthalmology.

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  1. "I enjoyed very much visiting the ORBIS aircraft to see the state-of-the-art ophthalmology. It's a great initiative. Although a charity, its mission is also a cultural one. People learn about each other through dialogue and cooperation, which is the...
    on Jun 25, 2008 By: Bashar Assad Source: StreetInsider.com (subscription)

  2. "Our further support of OptiMedica represents our strong, continued belief in the significant advances the company is contributing to the field of ophthalmology for the benefit of patients across the globe," said Brook Byers, partner, Kleiner,...
    on Mar 26, 2008 By: Brook Byers Source: Business Wire (press release)

  3. "People may be able to live with centralizing ophthalmology surgery, but the idea of centralizing psychiatrics and pediatrics is absurd," said Kormos. "The idea that Niagara is a mega-municipality is ridiculous. We have large, rural...
    on Aug 7, 2008 By: Peter Kormos Source: Niagarathisweek.com

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