biocellate

biocellate

[bahy-os-uh-leyt, bahy-oh-sel-it]
adjective Zoology, Botany.
marked with two ocelli or eyelike parts.

Origin:
1840–50; bi-1 + ocellate

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biocellate (baɪˈɒsɪˌleɪt, ˌbaɪəʊˈsɛlɪt)
 
adj
(of animals and plants) marked with two eyelike spots or ocelli
 
[C19: from bi-1 + ocellate, from Latin ocellus, diminutive of oculus eye]

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