noun, plural gu·lae [gyoo-lee, goo-] /ˈgyu li, ˈgu-/, gu·las.
- the upper part of the throat or gullet.
- the front or forward part of the neck.
- a molding having a large hollow, as a cavetto.
- ogee(def 2).
Origin of gula
Related formsgu·lar, adjectivein·ter·gu·lar, adjectivesub·gu·lar, adjective
Examples from the Web for gular
The gular sac is to be found in both sexes, but somewhat larger in the males.Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon|Robert A. Sterndale
Many species of the genus have a gular sac, opening anteriorly between the jaws.The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia|Frank Evers Beddard
The gular scutes, on the anterior edge of the forelobe, become worn long before other plastral laminae do.
Head, gular sac, and a small part of neck, destitute of feathers.A Synopsis of the Birds of North America|John James Audubon
The gular furrows were noted as about 10 inches long and from ¼ to ½ an inch deep.The Beaked Whales of the Family Ziphidae|Frederick True