Definition of subocular in US English:

subocular

adjective

Zoology
  • Situated below or under the eye.

noun

Zoology
  • A subocular scale in a reptile.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in John Barrow. From post-classical Latin subocularis under the eyes from sub- + ocularis.

Pronunciation

subocular

/ˌsʌbˈɒkjʊlə/