from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to an areola or to areolæ; resembling an areola; consisting of or containing areolæ; full of interstices.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Pertaining to, or like, an areola; filled with interstices or areolæ.
  • adjective (Anat.) a form of fibrous connective tissue in which the fibers are loosely arranged with numerous spaces, or areolæ, between them.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Of, or relating to an areola or areole.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective relating to or like or divided into areolae


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