What does ocular mean?

Definitions for ocularˈɒk yə lər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ocular.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. eyepiece, ocular(adj)

    combination of lenses at the viewing end of optical instruments

  2. ocular, optic, optical, opthalmic(adj)

    of or relating to or resembling the eye

    "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"

  3. ocular, optic, optical, visual(adj)

    relating to or using sight

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

  4. ocular, visual(adj)


    "be sure of it; give me the ocular proof"- Shakespeare; "a visual presentation"; "a visual image"


  1. ocular(Noun)

    The eyepiece of a microscope or other optical instrument

  2. ocular(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to the eye, or the sense of sight

  3. ocular(Adjective)

    Resembling the eye

  4. ocular(Adjective)

    Seen by the eye; visual

  5. Origin: From ocularis, from oculus.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ocular

    ok′ū-lar, adj. pertaining to the eye: formed in, or known by, the eye: received by actual sight.—adv. Oc′ularly.—adjs. Oc′ulāte, -d, having eyes, or spots like eyes; Oculau′ditory, representing an eye and an ear together; Oculif′erous, Oculig′erous, bearing an eye or eyes; Oc′uliform, ocular in form; Oc′ulimōtor, -y, ocular and motory.—n. Oc′ulist, one skilled in diseases of the eye. [L. oculariusoculus, the eye.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ocular in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ocular in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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