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penannular

[pen-an-yuh-ler] /pɛnˈæn yə lər/
adjective
1.
having the shape or design of an incomplete circle.
Origin of penannular
1850-1855
First recorded in 1850-55; pen- + annular
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penannular

/pɛnˈænjʊlə/
adjective
1.
of or forming an almost complete ring
Word Origin
C19: from pene- + annular
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