yellow spot

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noun

Ophthalmology. macula(def 2b).

Nearby words

  1. yellow ribbon,
  2. yellow river,
  3. yellow rust,
  4. yellow sally,
  5. yellow sea,
  6. yellow streak,
  7. yellow underwing,
  8. yellow warbler,
  9. yellow water lily,
  10. yellow-bellied

Origin of yellow spot

First recorded in 1865–70

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British Dictionary definitions for yellow spot

yellow spot

noun

anatomy another name for macula lutea
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Medicine definitions for yellow spot

yellow spot

n.

macula lutea

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