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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Shaped like a ring.

Usage examples (36)
  • The name annular eclipse comes from the Latin annulus, meaning ring.
  • Each year produces a new tree which is seen and known by circular rings called annular growths.
  • KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysians will have another chance to observe a partial eclipse, known as the annular solar eclipse, on Jan 15 between 3pm and 5. 45pm.
  • The test involves finding the ratio of two quantities called annular differential surface densities (ADSDs) - which are derived from images of galaxies. for more
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