Origin of cere1
Related formscered, adjectivecere·less, adjective
Definition for cere (2 of 3)
verb (used with object), cered, cer·ing.
Origin of cere2
Definition for cere (3 of 3)
Examples from the Web for cere
The cere and eyelids are blue-grey, and the legs and feet bluish lead colour; but all become yellow in the adult.
The cere, feet, and legs assume a more or less pronounced yellow colour.
Its cere and feet were yellow, and the circle of its eyelids a bright yellow.The Natural History of Selborne, Vol. 1|Gilbert White
Nostrils oval, oblique, large, half-way between the ridge and the cere.A Synopsis of the Birds of North America|John James Audubon
Nostrils at the fore part of the cere, roundish, separated by an oblique partition.Lachesis Lapponica|Carl von Linn