Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Resembling a bracelet or armilla; consisting of rings or circles.

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

  • adjective Pertaining to, or resembling, a bracelet or ring; consisting of rings or circles.
  • adjective an ancient astronomical machine composed of an assemblage of rings, all circles of the same sphere, designed to represent the positions of the important circles of the celestial sphere.

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

  • adjective Resembling a bracelet or armilla; consisting of rings or circles.

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

  • adjective of or relating to bracelets

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  • I like this word. :) Would be nice when describing a character's possessions.

    April 4, 2009

  • "They had a way of looking all around them, but not in the same time at the same direction, that reminded Brentford of a clockwork armillary sphere and that made him feel dizzy and ill at east just as when they talked very quickly to each other in some language no one understood."

    Aurorarama by Jean-Christophe Valtat, p 399

    July 24, 2011