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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.
___ foreign body ___cuerpo extraño;
___ movementsmovimientos;
___;ataxiaataxia ___;
___ conecono ___;
vertigo ___vértigo ___.

ocular

adj ocular
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The ocular drug delivery technology market is classified on the basis of technology type and the classifications are of below types: * Topical * Ophthalmic injection/Intravitreal injection * Ocular insert * Ocular implant * Others * Topical treatment dominates the overall market of ocular drug delivery technology in terms of technology types.
5,6) Porous implants were inserted in 80% (3012 of 3777) of the cases with ocular implant identified from 49 publications.
At this early stage, the details are hazy, but such an approach could potentially forgo the need for an ocular implant.
Use of the hydroxyapatite ocular implant in the pediatric population.
Jersey City, NJ, announced it has entered into a world-wide license agreement with the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) to acquire rights to intellectual property covering a cyclosporine A (CsA) eluting silicone matrix ocular implant, renamed LX201, based on work at the National Eye Institute (NEI).
Since 1985 porous hydroxyapatite [1] has been used as an ocular implant for reconstruction after enucleation and evisceration surgery.