O o


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ok-yuh-luh s]
    • /ˈɒk yə ləs/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ok-yuh-luh s]
    • /ˈɒk yə ləs/

Definitions of oculi word

  • noun plural oculi an eye. 1
  • noun plural oculi Architecture. a circular opening, especially one at the apex of a dome. 1
  • noun plural oculi Archaeology. a design representing an eye, as on funerary pottery found in megalithic tombs of Europe. 1
  • noun oculi Plural form of oculus. 1

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Parts of speech for Oculi


oculi popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 70% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

oculi usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for oculi

noun oculi

  • blinders — Blinders are two pieces of leather that are placed at the side of a horse's eyes so that it can only see straight ahead.
  • eyeballs — Plural form of eyeball.
  • headlights — a light or lamp, usually equipped with a reflector, on the front of an automobile, locomotive, etc.
  • lamps — Plural form of lamp.
  • oculars — Plural form of ocular.

Top questions with oculi

  • what is orbicularis oculi?
  • what does the orbicularis oculi muscle do?
  • what is the function of the orbicularis oculi?

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