Definition of Ocellated

1. Adjective. Having ocelli.

Partainyms: Ocellus



Definition of Ocellated

1. a. Resembling an eye.

Definition of Ocellated

1. Adjective. Of, pertaining to, resembling or having an ocellus ¹

2. Adjective. spotted ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Ocellated

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Ocellated

1. 1. Resembling an eye. 2. Marked with eyelike spots of colour; as, the ocellated blenny. Ocellated turkey, the wild turkey of Central America (Meleagris ocellata). Origin: L.ocellatus, fr. Ocellus a little eye, dim. Of oculus an eye. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ocellated

oceanologists
oceanology
oceans
oceanside
oceanus
oceanview
oceanviews
oceanward
oceanwards
oceanwater
oceanwide
oceany
ocellar
ocellary
ocellate
ocellated (current term)
ocellated crake
ocellated crakes
ocellated turkey
ocelli
ocellus
oceloid
ocelot
ocelots
och
och aye
och aye the noo
oche
ocher
ochered

Literary usage of Ocellated

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1. A Natural History of the British Lepidoptera: A Text-book for Students and by James William Tutt (1902)
"The best 3 aberration that we have has the forewings of a darker ground colour, less red than usual, the discal area very white, the ocellated spot ..."

2. A Natural History of the British Lepidoptera: A Text-book for Students and by James William Tutt (1904)
"Commencing at the posterior half of the metathoracic segment, and from a large ocellated spot thereon, is a bright fawn-coloured line very suffused at the ..."

3. The Book of Butterflies, Sphinges, and Moths: Illustrated by One Hundred and by Thomas Brown (1832)
"As an example of its genus, the ocellated Sphinx is probably one of the most elegant which is produced in Great Britain. The upper wings and body are of a ..."

4. The Entomologist; an Illustrated Journal of General Entomology by Edward Newman, Royal Entomological Society of London (1871)
"1 refer to your remark about " the indication of the ocellated spots on the upper side of the wings," which you call an " indication and nothing more. ..."

5. Boston Journal of Natural History by Boston Society of Natural History (1844)
"Its constructive power is all that renders it formidable. ART. XX. — OBSERVATIONS ON THE CHARACTERS AND HABITS OF THE ocellated TURKEY, ..."

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