[ok-ree-uh, oh-kree-uh] /ˈɒk ri ə, ˈoʊ kri ə/
noun, plural ocreae
[ok-ree-ee, oh-kree-ee] /ˈɒk riˌi, ˈoʊ kriˌi/ (Show IPA). Botany, Zoology.
a sheathing part, as a pair of stipules united about a stem.
noun (pl) -reae (-rɪˌiː)
a variant spelling of ochrea
[ok-ree-it, -eyt, oh-kree-] /ˈɒk ri ɪt, -ˌeɪt, ˈoʊ kri-/ adjective 1. having an ocrea or ocreae; sheathed. /ˈɒkrɪɪt; -ˌeɪt/ adjective 1. (botany) possessing an ocrea; sheathed 2. (ornithol) another word for booted (sense 2)
Office of Coastal Resource Management
1. Military. officer candidate school. 2. Old Church Slavonic. 3. outer continental shelf. abbreviation 1. Officer Candidate School Object Compatibility Standard 1. Office of Community Services 2. Officer Candidate School 3. Old Church Slavonic 4. outer continental shelf
Office of Child Support Enforcement