subocular

adjective
sub·​ocular | \ "+ \

Definition of subocular

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: situated below the eye

subocular

noun
\ " \

Definition of subocular (Entry 2 of 2)

: a subocular part especially : one of the small scales between the eye and the upper labials of some reptiles

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History and Etymology for subocular

Adjective

Late Latin subocularis, from Latin sub- + Late Latin ocularis of the eyes

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“Subocular.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/subocular. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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