Adjective "ocellated" definition and examples



Definitions and examples


(of an animal) having eye-like markings.
  1. 'In the Mediterranean ocellated wrasse, satellite males help to defend the nest against small parasitic males.'
  2. 'It seems that both available species were eaten, the domesticated one now familiar worldwide and also the ocellated turkey.'


1. (of a spot or marking) eyelike.

2. having ocelli, or eyelike spots.

More examples(as adjective)

"wrasses can be ocellated."