Definition of ocularist in English:

ocularist

Syllabification: oc·u·lar·ist
Pronunciation: /ˈäkyələrist
 
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noun

  • A person who makes artificial eyes.
    More example sentences
    • And then a month later, she will be sent to an ocularist who out of acrylic will make a shield that will look like the other side.
    • In that field, ocularists create an artificial iris by painting many simple semi-transparent layers.

Origin

mid 19th century: from French oculariste, from late Latin ocularis (see ocular).

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