ocular

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin oculāris (of the eye), from oculus (eye).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɒk.jə.lə/, /ˈɒk.jʊ.lə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɑ.kjə.lɚ/, /ˈɑ.kjʊ.lɚ/

Adjective[edit]

ocular (comparative more ocular, superlative most ocular)

  1. Of, or relating to the eye, or the sense of sight
  2. Resembling the eye
  3. Seen by, or seeing with, the eye; visual
    • South
      Thomas was an ocular witness of Christ's death.

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Noun[edit]

ocular (plural oculars)

  1. The eyepiece of a microscope or other optical instrument.
  2. Any of the scales forming the margin of a reptile's eye.

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin oculāris.

Adjective[edit]

ocular m, f (plural oculares)

  1. ocular, pertaining to the eyes

Noun[edit]

ocular m (plural oculares)

  1. eyepiece, eyeglass

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin oculāris.

Adjective[edit]

ocular m, f (plural oculares)

  1. ocular

Noun[edit]

ocular m (plural oculares)

  1. eyepiece, eyeglass