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Optical Lingo Cheat Sheet

POSTED ON January 4, 2014

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What is the deal with this optical lingo and what does it mean? Sometimes it may be difficult to understand  all the jargon used when buying a pair of glasses. What does polarized, anti-reflective or photochromic mean? These are not terms you would use everyday so here is a quick cheat sheet. These terms can be used once in awhile when discussing lens and frame options with you. If you ...

What is the deal with this optical lingo and what does it mean? Sometimes it may be difficult to understand  all the jargon used when buying a pair of glasses. What does polarized, anti-reflective or photochromic mean? These are not terms you would use everyday so here is a quick cheat sheet.

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These terms can be used once in awhile when discussing lens and frame options with you. If you would like an optician to explain lens options in more detail, just ask! They are the experts in eyewear. Do not hesitate to pick their brain.

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