- a sheathing part, as a pair of stipules united about a stem.
Origin of ocrea
1820–30; < Latin: greave, legging
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Examples from the Web for ocreae
In addition to these they have two pila, a brass helmet, and greaves (ocreae).
- a variant spelling of ochrea