[ok-ree-it, -eyt, oh-kree-]
- having an ocrea or ocreae; sheathed.
Origin of ocreate
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for ocreate
Ocreate, furnished with Ocre (boots), or stipules in the form of sheaths, 67.
Changed the last index reference for "Ligule" from 57 to 67; also the reference for "Ocreate."
One or more of them lie on the upper part of the bulb, forming the "limb" of the "ocreate" volva.
Ocreate, applied to the volva where it fits the lower part of the stem, as a stocking does the leg.
- botany possessing an ocrea; sheathed
- ornithol another word for booted (def. 2)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012