ocular ocular

Definition(s):

  1. (n) combination of lenses at the viewing end of optical instruments
  2. (adj) of or relating to or resembling the eye
  3. (adj) relating to or using sight
  4. (adj) visible

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Too much ocular fluid building up in the eyes squeezes the optic nerve, impairing sight.
  2. After several hours of ocular acrobatics, Bean says, he suddenly recalled a dog he had loved and lost as a boy.
  3. And that additional exposure to UVA and UVB rays may increase the risk for cataracts, macular degeneration and even development of ocular melanomaa very rare type of cancer.

News

  1. Laser Energetics Successfully Competes for US Marine Corps' $49 Million Ocular Interruption (OI) Program

    Laser Energetics, Inc. today announced that they have successfully completed their first full Contract Proposal in response to the US Marine Corps' Ocular Interruption Program. The OI Program, which Laser ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Ocular Therapeutix raises $8.5M

    BEDFORD -- Ocular Therapeutix Inc. said Monday that it has secured a fourth round of venture capital and that the venture arm of global health-care giant Baxter International Inc.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Lowell Sun

  3. Baxter Ventures Invests in Ocular Therapeutix, Inc.

    Ocular Therapeutix, Inc. announced today that it has secured additional financing, with Baxter Ventures acquiring a minority equity stake.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "FDA clearance of Nova22007 IND for a pivotal Phase III study represents an important milestone for Novagali, validating our ocular technology platform Novasorb(R)" said Jerome Martinez, president and CEO of Novagali Pharma. "With our...
    on Apr 26, 2007 By: St Jerome Source: Earthtimes.org

  2. "Eddie Vedder's set at my show in Seattle last night melted my eyeballs," O'Brien wrote on his Twitter page the following day. "Seriously, I'm going to sue Eddie for boiling my ocular-jelly."
    on Apr 22, 2010 By: Conan O Brien Source: RTT News

  3. "I move that the committee conduct an ocular inspection in that area for a better appreciation by the members of the committee of the whole," Lacson said.
    on May 31, 2009 By: Panfilo Lacson Source: GMA news.tv

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