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oc·u·lar

 (ŏk′yə-lər)
adj.
1.
a. Of or relating to the eye: ocular exercises; ocular muscles.
b. Resembling the eye in form or function: ocular spots; an ocular organ.
2. Of or relating to the sense of sight: an ocular aberration.
3. Seen by the eye; visual: ocular proof.
n.
The eyepiece of an optical instrument.

[Late Latin oculāris, from Latin oculus, eye; see okw- in Indo-European roots.]

ocular

(ˈɒkjʊlə)
adj
(Medicine) of or relating to the eye
n
(General Physics) another name for eyepiece
[C16: from Latin oculāris from oculus eye]
ˈocularly adv

oc•u•lar

(ˈɒk yə lər)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or for the eyes.
2. of the nature of an eye.
3. performed or perceived by the eye or eyesight.
n.
[1565–75; < Latin oculāris=ocul(us) eye + -āris -ar1]
oc′u•lar•ly, adv.

oc·u·lar

(ŏk′yə-lər)
1. Of or having to do with the eye or the sense of vision.
2. The eyepiece of a microscope, telescope, or other optical instrument.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ocular - combination of lenses at the viewing end of optical instrumentsocular - combination of lenses at the viewing end of optical instruments
binoculars, field glasses, opera glasses - an optical instrument designed for simultaneous use by both eyes
lens, lens system, lense - a transparent optical device used to converge or diverge transmitted light and to form images
light microscope - microscope consisting of an optical instrument that magnifies the image of an object
optical telescope - an astronomical telescope designed to collect and record light from cosmic sources
graticule, reticle, reticule - a network of fine lines, dots, cross hairs, or wires in the focal plane of the eyepiece of an optical instrument
sights - an optical instrument for aiding the eye in aiming, as on a firearm or surveying instrument
Adj.1.ocular - of or relating to or resembling the eye; "ocular muscles"; "an ocular organ"; "ocular diseases"; "the optic (or optical) axis of the eye"; "an ocular spot is a pigmented organ or part believed to be sensitive to light"
2.ocular - relating to or using sightocular - relating to or using sight; "ocular inspection"; "an optical illusion"; "visual powers"; "visual navigation"
3.ocular - visible; "be sure of it; give me the ocular proof"- Shakespeare; "a visual presentation"; "a visual image"
seeable, visible - capable of being seen; or open to easy view; "a visible object"; "visible stars"; "mountains visible in the distance"; "a visible change of expression"; "visible files"
Translations

ocular

[ˈɒkjʊləʳ] ADJocular

ocular

adj (form)okular (spec)

oc·u·lar

a. ocular, visual, rel. a los ojos o a la vista.
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ocular

adj ocular
References in classic literature ?
You are more like the twelfth, to my ocular knowledge.
Surely a plain statement of facts followed by ocular demonstration ought to suffice.
Captain Lincoln proceeded to relate some of the strange fables and fantasies which, as it was impossible to refute them by ocular demonstration, had grown to be articles of popular belief, in reference to this old picture.
Upon the whole, I was sadly vexed and puzzled, but, at length, I concluded to make a virtue of necessity - to dig with a good will, and thus the sooner to convince the visionary, by ocular demonstration, of the fallacy of the opinions he entertained.
This, of course, must have been an ocular deception, assisted by the uncertain light.
At this stage of the process, some one of the party suggested feathers; but the suggestion was at once overruled by the dwarf, who soon convinced the eight, by ocular demonstration, that the hair of such a brute as the ourang-outang was much more efficiently represented by flu.
The only drawback is that we have conclusively proved by ocular demonstration that there are no water channels down the rocks.
Her back seemed to be endowed with a sensitiveness to ocular beams--even her clothing--so alive was she to a fancied gaze which might be resting upon her from the outside of that barn.
Oftener it falls that this winged man, who will carry me into the heaven, whirls me into mists, then leaps and frisks about with me as it were from cloud to cloud, still affirming that he is bound heavenward; and I, being myself a novice, am slow in perceiving that he does not know the way into the heavens, and is merely bent that I should admire his skill to rise like a fowl or a flying fish, a little way from the ground or the water; but the all-piercing, all-feeding, and ocular air of heaven that man shall never inhabit.
The Frenchmen, and they alone, having had ocular proof of the accomplishment of the daring project, naturally became Dr.
You would not have needed the final ocular proof that I had--the weird rhamphorhynchus-like creature which he had brought back with him from the inner world.
He nodded his head, regarding her thoughtfully as she gathered the torn pieces of manuscript and tucked them into the pocket of her jacket - ocular evidence of the success of her mission.