Biocellate
Biocellate \Bi*oc"el*late\, a. [L. bis twice + ocellatus. See {Ocellated}.] (Zo["o]l.) Having two ocelli (eyelike spots); -- said of a wing, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • biocellate — |bī, (ˈ)bī+ adjective Etymology: bi (I) + ocellate : having two ocelli * * * /buy os euh layt , buy oh sel it/, adj. Zool., Bot. marked with two ocelli or eyelike parts. [1840 50; BI 1 + OCELLATE] * * * biocellate, a. (baɪˈɒsɪleɪt) [ …   Useful english dictionary

  • biocellate — adj. [L. bis, two; dim. oculus, eye] Having two ocelli …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • biocellate — /buy os euh layt , buy oh sel it/, adj. Zool., Bot. marked with two ocelli or eyelike parts. [1840 50; BI 1 + OCELLATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • biocellate — bi·ocel·late …   English syllables

  • biocellate — /baɪˈɒsəleɪt/ (say buy osuhlayt), / lət/ (say luht), /baɪoʊˈsɛlət/ (say buyoh seluht) adjective Botany, Zoology marked with two ocelli or eye like parts …   Australian English dictionary

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