eyelike
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • eyelike — adjective suggesting an eye or eyes (Freq. 1) eyelike markings on a butterfly s wings the eyelike gleam of two distant windows in the dark • Similar to: ↑eyed * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ adjective : resembling or suggestive of an eye eyelike …   Useful english dictionary

  • eyelike — adjective Resembling an eye. Peacocks have eyelike spots on their tail feathers …   Wiktionary

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  • 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

  • ocellation — /os euh lay sheuhn/, n. 1. an eyelike spot or marking. 2. the state of having eyelike markings. [1840 50; OCELLATE + ION] * * * …   Universalium

  • eyed — adjective having an eye or eyes or eyelike feature especially as specified; often used in combination (Freq. 2) a peacock s eyed feathers red eyed • Ant: ↑eyeless • Similar to: ↑almond eyed, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • peacock — n. 1 a male peafowl, having brilliant plumage and a tail (with eyelike markings) that can be expanded erect in display like a fan. 2 this type of ostentatious display. Phrases and idioms: peacock blue the lustrous greenish blue of a peacock s… …   Useful english dictionary

  • polyphemus moth — noun very large yellowish brown American silkworm moth with large eyespots on hind wings; larvae feed on fruit and shade trees • Syn: ↑Antheraea polyphemus • Hypernyms: ↑saturniid, ↑saturniid moth • Member Holonyms: ↑Antheraea, ↑g …   Useful english dictionary

  • oc|el|lat|ed — «OS uh LAY tihd, oh SEHL ay », adjective. 1. having ocelli or eyelike spots. 2. eyelike: »ocellated spots or markings. ╂[< Latin ocellātus having eye spots (tydfocellus ocellus) + English ed2] …   Useful english dictionary

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