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lunular

[loo-nyuh-ler]
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adjective
  1. crescent-shaped: lunular markings.
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Origin of lunular

First recorded in 1560–70; lunul(a) + -ar1
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Examples from the Web for lunular

Historical Examples

  • When the ocellus includes a lunular spot of a different colour.

    An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. IV (of 4)

    William Kirby

  • The same Lunular also may bee equall to an obtusangle and Acutangle, as the same argument will demonstrate.