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roundlet

[ round-lit ]
/ ˈraʊnd lɪt /
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noun

a small circle or circular object.

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Origin of roundlet

1350–1400; Middle English rondlet<Middle French rondelet;see roundelay
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roundlet
/ (ˈraʊndlɪt) /

noun

literary a small circle

Word Origin for roundlet

C14: from Old French rondelet, from Old French rondel
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