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ocular

1. of or relating to the eye
2. another name for eyepiece

ocular

[′äk·yə·lər]
(biology)
Of or pertaining to the eye.
(optics)
References in classic literature ?
Captain Lincoln proceeded to relate some of the strange fables and fantasies which, as it was impossible to refute them by ocular demonstration, had grown to be articles of popular belief, in reference to this old picture.
This, of course, must have been an ocular deception, assisted by the uncertain light.
He nodded his head, regarding her thoughtfully as she gathered the torn pieces of manuscript and tucked them into the pocket of her jacket - ocular evidence of the success of her mission.
We were here told a fact, which I would not have credited, if I had not had partly ocular proof of it; namely, that, during the previous night hail as large as small apples, and extremely hard, had fallen with such violence, as to kill the greater number of the wild animals.
He then asked Mrs Tickit how long a space of time she supposed there might have been between the two sets of ocular quiverings she had experienced?
The only drawback is that we have conclusively proved by ocular demonstration that there are no water channels down the rocks.
Oftener it falls that this winged man, who will carry me into the heaven, whirls me into mists, then leaps and frisks about with me as it were from cloud to cloud, still affirming that he is bound heavenward; and I, being myself a novice, am slow in perceiving that he does not know the way into the heavens, and is merely bent that I should admire his skill to rise like a fowl or a flying fish, a little way from the ground or the water; but the all-piercing, all-feeding, and ocular air of heaven that man shall never inhabit.
Upon the whole, I was sadly vexed and puzzled, but, at length, I concluded to make a virtue of necessity - to dig with a good will, and thus the sooner to convince the visionary, by ocular demonstration, of the fallacy of the opinions he entertained.
Clinical characteristics of ocular syphilis include eye redness, eye pain, visual field deficits or a decline in visual acuity, and headache accompanying eye symptoms.
This paper describes two cases of ocular dermoids in native Korean cattle based on gross and histopathologic findings.
THE SIGHT Loss and Vision Priority Setting Partnership has announced the top 10 research priorities for cataract, ocular inflammatory diseases, AMD and ocular cancer.