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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A small enclosed area, especially one of the small spaces on the wings of insects, circumscribed by the veins.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A small inclosed area; esp. one of the small spaces on the wings of insects, circumscribed by the veins.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A small areola.
  • n. Same as areola, 1.

Etymologies

Diminutive of Latin areola. See -et, -let. (Wiktionary)

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