Ocellated O*cel"la*ted, a. [L. ocellatus, fr. ocellus a little eye, dim. of oculus an eye.] 1. Resembling an eye. [1913 Webster]

2. Marked with eyelike spots of color; as, the ocellated blenny. [1913 Webster]

{Ocellated turkey} (Zo["o]l.), the wild turkey of Central America ({Meleagris ocellata}). [1913 Webster]

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  • ocellated — adjective a) Of, pertaining to, resembling or having an ocellus The ocellated turkey has an eye shaped spot on its tail feathers. b) spotted …   Wiktionary

  • ocellated — /os euh lay tid, oh sel ay tid/, adj. 1. (of a spot or marking) eyelike. 2. having ocelli, or eyelike spots. Also, ocellate /os euh layt , oh sel it, ayt/. [1705 15; < NL ocellat(us) (ocell(us) OCELLUS + atus ATE1) + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • ocellated — oc·el·lat·ed || əʊseleɪtɪd / É’sɪleɪtɪd adj. eyelike (of spots); with eye shaped spot, having ocelli …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ocellated — [ ɒsɪleɪtɪd] adjective (of an animal) having eye like markings …   English new terms dictionary

  • ocellated — ocel·lat·ed …   English syllables

  • ocellated — /ˈɒsəleɪtəd/ (say osuhlaytuhd), /oʊˈsɛleɪtəd/ (say oh selaytuhd) adjective 1. (of a spot or marking) eye like. 2. having ocelli, or eye like spots. Also, ocellate /ˈɒsəleɪt/ (say osuhlayt), /oʊˈsɛlət/ (say oh seluht), / eɪt/ (say ayt). {Latin… …   Australian English dictionary

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