noun, plural mac·u·lae [mak-yuh-lee]. /ˈmæk yəˌli/.
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Origin of macula
OTHER WORDS FROM maculamac·u·lar, adjectivemul·ti·mac·u·lar, adjective
Words nearby macula
Example sentences from the Web for macula
In order then to avoid diplopia the macula lutea moves to where the retinal image is formed.Schweigger on Squint|C. Schweigger
The macula rash was entirely unique so far as I knew, but a sketch greatly helped to fix it on one's memory.A Labrador Doctor|Wilfred Thomason Grenfell
Mail comes from the Latin macula, the mesh of a net; and the first coats of mail were made of rings or a kind of metal network.A Brief History of the English Language and Literature, Vol. 2 (of 2)|John Miller Dow Meiklejohn
Confluent: running together; as of two macula when united in one outline.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
"Undique aspersa" and "Macula fusca notat medium utriusque lateris" are the printed emendations.