GRE Word List


maker and seller of eyeglasses

The meaning of the word optician is maker and seller of eyeglasses.

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gesticulationmotion; gesture; V. gesticulate: make gestures (while speaking)
plebeiancommon; vulgar; pertaining to the common people; N: common people in ancient Rome; CF. patrician
plasterpaste that hardens to a smooth solid and is used for coating walls; V.
despiselook on with scorn; regard as worthless or distasteful; ADJ. despicable: contemptible
opaquedark; not transparent; N. opacity
natalconnected with birth; CF. prenatal; CF. postnatal
gangrenedecay of body tissue caused by insufficient blood supply (usually following injury); ADJ. gangrenous
gerontocracygovernment ruled by old people