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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (relating to the eye)
Al paciente le diagnosticaron atrofia del nervio óptico.The patient was diagnosed with optic nerve atrophy.
2. (relating to vision)
La fibra óptica se utiliza para transmitir información en forma de pulsos de luz.Optical fiber is used to transmit information as light pulses.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
3. (supplier of eye glasses)
El óptico me recomendó usar anteojos más livianos.The optician suggeste I should use lighter glasses.
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