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Meaning of "ocrea" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OCREA

ocrea  [ˈɒkrɪə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OCREA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ocrea is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES OCREA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

ocrea

Ochrea

Ochrea,, also spelled ocrea, is a plant structure formed of stipules fused into a sheath surrounding the stem, and is typically found in the Polygonaceae. In palms it denotes an extension of the leaf sheath beyond the petiole insertion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OCREA


Algeria
ælˈdʒɪərɪə
anterior
ænˈtɪərɪə
area
ˈɛərɪə
Austria
ˈɒstrɪə
Bulgaria
bʌlˈɡɛərɪə
career
kəˈrɪə
carrier
ˈkærɪə
criteria
kraɪˈtɪərɪə
exterior
ɪkˈstɪərɪə
gloria
ˈɡlɔːrɪə
interior
ɪnˈtɪərɪə
Liberia
laɪˈbɪərɪə
maria
ˈmɑːrɪə
Nigeria
naɪˈdʒɪərɪə
ochrea
ˈɒkrɪə
rear
rɪə
superior
suːˈpɪərɪə
Syria
ˈsɪrɪə
Trinacria
trɪˈneɪkrɪə
victoria
vɪkˈtɔːrɪə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OCREA

ocicat
Ockeghem
Ockenheim
ocker
ockerism
Ockham
Ockham´s razor
ockodols
ocotillo
OCR
ocreae
ocreate
OCS
Oct
octa
octachord
octachordal
octad
octadic
octagon

WORDS THAT END LIKE OCREA

conservation area
correa
Cytherea
dining area
Eritrea
floor area
Korea
no-go area
North Korea
Perea
reception area
recreation area
safe area
service area
South Korea
surface area
technical area
urban area
urea
work area

Synonyms and antonyms of ocrea in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ocrea» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OCREA

Find out the translation of ocrea to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ocrea from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ocrea» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

托叶鞘
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ócrea
570 millions of speakers

English

ocrea
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ocrea
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ocrea
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ocrea
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ocrea
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ocrea
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ocrea
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ocrea
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

ocrea
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ocrea
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

ocrea
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ocrea
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ocrea
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ocrea
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ओक्रोआ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

ocrea
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ocrea
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ocrea
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ocrea
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ocrea
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ocrea
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ocrea
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ocrea
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ocrea
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ocrea

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OCREA»

The term «ocrea» is normally little used and occupies the 135.130 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Principal search tendencies and common uses of ocrea
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OCREA» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «ocrea» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «ocrea» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ocrea

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OCREA»

Discover the use of ocrea in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ocrea and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
An Illustrated Guide to Eastern Woodland Wildflowers and ...
This sheath is called an ocrea. In some species slender hairs protrude from the top of the ocrea. Growth habits: A trailing or upright herbaceous plant. One species here, climbing false buckwheat (P. scandens), is a twining vine. Herbal lore: ...
Melanie Choukas-Bradley, 2004
2
Edible Wild Plants
One of the characteristics that distinguishes all members of the Rumex genus ( docks and sheep sorrel of this section) is a thin delicate membranous sheath called an ocrea. It wraps around the nodes of the stem where leaves emerge. Ocrea ...
John Kallas, 2010
3
Magnoliophyta: Caryophyllidae
Leaves persistent, gradually reduced in size distally; ocrea papillose- scabridulous; blade elliptic to oblong-elliptic, 8-20 (-25) x 5-10 mm, margins flat, papillose-denticulate. Inflorescences mostly axillary, if also terminal then less than 5 cm; ...
Flora of North America Editorial Committee, 2005
4
Redress for Historical Injustices in the United States: On ...
A program discrimination complaint filed with USDA is supposed to be forwarded to OCREA, and after reviewing the complaint, OCREA is supposed to return it to the FSA for conciliation and/or preliminary investigation. The FSA then is ...
Michael T. Martin, Marilyn Yaquinto, 2007
5
Antiquity explained, and represented in sculptures
And as the Soccus was worn by Comedians, fo we find the Word fometimes us'd to fignify Comedy ; as we do al- fo the Word Cothurnus, which was a kind of Buskin worn by Tragedians, to fignify Tragedy. IV. The Ocrea were a fort of Boots,  ...
Bernard de Montfaucon, 1722
6
Flora of Tropical East Africa - Glossary (2003)
Henk Beentje, Martin Chee. oblate ocrea oblate (of a globose shape) flattened at the poles, like an orange obovoid egg-shaped (3-dimensional), with the broadest part towards the apex ...
Henk Beentje, Martin Chee, 2003
7
Aquatic and Riparian Weeds of the West
Ocrea ± glabrous, ragged at the top. Ladysthumb: Cotyledons 8-12 mm long, with a few short glandular hairs on the margins near the base. First leaves glabrous or sparsely covered with a few soft nonglandular hairs. Ocrea fringed with erect ...
Joseph M. DiTomaso, Evelyn A. Healy, 2003
8
Plant Systematics
The flowers are termed an ocrea. hypogynous, small, bisexual or unisexual, actinomorphic, pedicellate, the pedicels often articulated (jointed) above, an ocreola often subtending indi vidual flowers. The perianth is uniseriate or appearing ...
Michael G. Simpson, 2011
9
Palms of Southern Asia
Leaf sheath spines to 6cm long; ocrea becoming tattered; Cambodia, Laos ( Southern), Myanmar (Tanintharyi), Thailand (Peninsular), and Vietnam . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . P. geminiflora. 1b. Leaf sheath spines to 0.3 cm long; ocrea not becoming ...
Andrew Henderson, 2009
10
Field Guide to Indiana Wildflowers
Inflorescences 1-7 x 0.5—L1 cm, ± cylindrical but elongated and drooping, the individual flowers close together; ocrea entire or lacemte, without summit bristles (see dmwing with Polygonum careyi, species number 199l; leaves usually ...
Kay Yatskievych, 2000

7 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OCREA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ocrea is used in the context of the following news items.
1
$3 million expansion approved for Ontonagon County REA
ONTONAGON -- The Ontonagon County Rural Electrification Association (OCREA) Board of Directors approved plans for upgrades to their ... «UpperMichigansSource.com, Sep 14»
2
Calendar: A&H exhibits open
For more information visit ocrea-fl.org or call 407-677-0446. Florida Hospital HospiceCare is continuing to grow in Orange & Osceola counties ... «Winter Park/Maitland Observer, Sep 12»
3
Calendar: Winter Park Sip & Stroll
For more information visit ocrea-fl.org or call 407-677-0446. Florida Hospital HospiceCare is continuing to grow in Orange & Osceola counties ... «Winter Park/Maitland Observer, Sep 12»
4
Senior Community Bulletin
Visit our website at ocrea-fl.org or call 407-677-0446. Anyone who has worked in education is invited to join. Counsel for Caregivers Seminar ... «Winter Park/Maitland Observer, Jan 12»
5
Calendar and Family Calendar
Visit our website at ocrea-fl.org or call 407-677-0446. Winter With the Writers series continues on Thursday, Feb. 3 with David Henry Hwang, ... «Winter Park/Maitland Observer, Jan 11»
6
Look out for the mile-a-minute vine
... its light green triangular-shaped leaves, the small curved barbs on the stems and the saucer-shaped leaves called ocrea on the stem nodes. «Stamford Plus Magazine, Aug 09»
7
Plight.Of.The.Black.Farmer
The report served as proof enough to Glickman and the USDA defense team that they must settle quickly and move to reinstate the OCREA and install devises to ... «Black State, Feb 02»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Ocrea [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/ocrea>. May 2022 ».
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