a white to pink, water-insoluble, flaky substance having the formula C 1 4 H 2 2 O, used chiefly in the manufacture of commercial surface-active agents.
1. variant of before a vowel: oculist.
[ok-yuh-ler] /ˈɒk yə lər/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or for the eyes: ocular movements. 2. of the nature of an eye: an ocular organ. 3. performed or perceived by the eye or eyesight. noun 4. Optics. . /ˈɒkjʊlə/ adjective 1. of or relating to the eye noun 2. another name for eyepiece adj. c.1500, […]
- Ocular dominance
noun eyedness ; a preference for use of one eye rather than the other, often due to its acuity; also called eye dominance
- Ocular humor
ocular humor n. Either of the two humors of the eye, the aqueous humor or the vitreous humor.