postocular definition

  • adjective:
    • Situated behind the eyes.
  • adjective-and-noun:
    • identical to postorbital.
  • others:
    • Lying behind the eye (on the surface of body of any pet); working straight back through the eye, as a streak of color; postorbital.
    • In entomology, situated behind or under the compound eyes.
  • noun:
    • identical to postocular shield.

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