1. [ adjective ] relating to or using sight
Synonyms: visual optical ocular

"ocular inspection" "an optical illusion" "visual powers" "visual navigation"

Related terms: sight sight sight sight
2. [ adjective ] (ophthalmology) of or relating to or resembling the eye
Synonyms: ocular opthalmic optical

"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"

Related terms: eye eye eye eye
3. [ noun ] (zoology) the organ of sight (`peeper' is an informal term for `eye')
Synonyms: eye peeper oculus
Related terms: sense_organ oculus_dexter oculus_sinister peeper compound_eye simple_eye naked_eye face visual_system eyelid eyeball retina nictitating_membrane lacrimal_gland canthus iris choroid lacrimal_sac lacrimal_duct ciliary_artery central_artery_of_the_retina conjunctiva lacrimal_vein lacrimal_artery pupillary_sphincter cornea ocular_muscle epicanthic_fold lacrimal_apparatus uvea sclera ciliary_body lens aperture colloquialism eye
Similar spelling:   optics