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 for ocular
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Ocular \Oc"u*lar\, n. (Opt.)
     The eyepiece of an optical instrument, as of a telescope or
     microscope.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Ocular \Oc"u*lar\, a. [L. ocularis, ocularius, fr. oculus the
     eye: cf. F. oculaire. See Eye, and cf. Antler,
     Inveigle.]
     1. Depending on, or perceived by, the eye; received by actual
        sight; personally seeing or having seen; as, ocular proof.
        --Shak.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              Thomas was an ocular witness of Christ's death.
                                                    --South.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the eye; optic.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  ocular
      adj 1: 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" [syn: ocular, optic, optical, opthalmic]
      2: relating to or using sight; "ocular inspection"; "an optical
         illusion"; "visual powers"; "visual navigation" [syn:
         ocular, optic, optical, visual]
      3: visible; "be sure of it; give me the ocular proof"-
         Shakespeare; "a visual presentation"; "a visual image" [syn:
         ocular, visual]
      n 1: combination of lenses at the viewing end of optical
           instruments [syn: eyepiece, ocular]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  44 Moby Thesaurus words for "ocular":
     achromatic lens, astigmatic lens, burning glass, camera,
     coated lens, concave lens, concavo-convex lens, condenser,
     convex lens, eye, eyeball, eyeglass, eyepiece, glass, hand lens,
     lamp, lens, magnifier, magnifying glass, meniscus, object glass,
     objective, objective prism, oculus, ogle, ophthalmic, optic,
     optical, orb, peeper, prism, reader, reading glass, seeable,
     seeing, telephoto lens, toric lens, varifocal lens, viewable,
     visible, visional, visual, winker, zoom lens
  
  

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