ocreate

[ok-ree-it, -eyt, oh-kree-]
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adjective

having an ocrea or ocreae; sheathed.

Nearby words

  1. ocotillo,
  2. ocr,
  3. ocracoke island,
  4. ocrea,
  5. ocreae,
  6. ocs,
  7. oct,
  8. oct-,
  9. oct.,
  10. octa

Origin of ocreate

1820–30; < Latin ocreātus greaved, equivalent to ocre(a) greave (see ocrea) + -ātus -ate1

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British Dictionary definitions for ocreate

ocreate

adjective

botany possessing an ocrea; sheathed
ornithol another word for booted (def. 2)
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