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postocular

(ˌpəʊstˈɒkjʊlə)
adj
(Anatomy) located behind the eye
n
(Zoology) a scale situated behind the eye of some lizards
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nasicus, the upper is slightly larger than the lower loreal (ocular scales indistinct) in the snake illustrated in Plate IV, and differs from the "large,..
The standard states the "carefully calibrated, ocular scales may be used to measure the serpentine length of flakes or the diameter of nodules." It refers to "length being the linear distance between the two most remote points in the |graphite~ particle," certainly not its serpentine length.