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Locular vs Ocular - What's the difference?

locular | ocular |

As adjectives the difference between locular and ocular

is that locular is having a loculus or compartment while ocular is of, or relating to the eye, or the sense of sight.

As a noun ocular is

the eyepiece of a microscope or other optical instrument.

locular

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Having a loculus or compartment.
  • ocular

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Of, or relating to the eye, or the sense of sight
  • Resembling the eye
  • Seen by, or seeing with, the eye; visual
  • * South
  • Thomas was an ocular witness of Christ's death.

    Derived terms

    * nonocular * ocularly * postocular * preocular * subocular * supraocular

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The eyepiece of a microscope or other optical instrument.
  • Any of the scales forming the margin of a reptile's eye.
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