óptico
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óptico(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (relating to the eye)
a. optic
Al paciente le diagnosticaron atrofia del nervio óptico.The patient was diagnosed with optic nerve atrophy.
2. (relating to vision)
a. optical
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)
a. optician
El óptico me recomendó usar anteojos más livianos.The optician suggeste I should use lighter glasses.
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óptico
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. optic
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (persona)
a. optician
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ópticoa óptica
adjective
[+instrumentos, fibra] optical; [+nervio] optic
fue solo una ilusión óptica it was just an optical illusion
optician
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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