/ok'yeuh loh moh"teuhr/, adj.
moving or tending to move the eyeball: an oculomotor muscle.
[1880-85; OCULO- + MOTOR]

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  • oculomotor — adjective Etymology: Latin oculus eye + English o + motor Date: circa 1890 1. moving or tending to move the eyeball 2. of or relating to the oculomotor nerve …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • oculomotor — Eng. Oculomotor Relativo o perteneciente a los movimientos del ojo …   Diccionario de oftalmología

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