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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.]
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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
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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.
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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.
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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"
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ocular

[ˈɒkjʊləʳ] ADJocular
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ocular

adj (form)okular (spec)
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oc·u·lar

a. ocular, visual, rel. a los ojos o a la vista.
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vertigo ___vértigo ___.
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ocular

adj ocular
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