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Definition of "ocelli" []

  • Plural form of ocellus. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "ocelli" in a sentence
  • "Some freshwater species have separate light sensors referred to as ocelli or pseudocelli."
  • "A few moths are also provided with small simple eyes called ocelli; these are placed on top of the head and are so covered with down they cannot be distinguished save by experts."
  • "{Scanner's note: this is no longer a valid usage for the word "ocelli"."