Meaning of “dispensing optician” in the English Dictionary

british dictionary

"dispensing optician" in British English

See all translations

dispensing opticiannoun [ C ]

uk /dɪˈspen.sɪŋ ɒpˌtɪʃ.ən/ us /dɪˈspen.sɪŋ ɑːpˌtɪʃ.ən/ UK US optician

a person whose job is fitting and selling glasses and contact lenses to correct sight problems, but who does not examine people's eyes


(Definition of “dispensing optician” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Need a translator?

Translator tool

Get a quick, free translation!