a little zone, belt, band, or the like.
Origin of zonule
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Which was doubtless an involuntary muscular affection incident on successful operations for lamellar or zonular cataract.A Young Man in a Hurry
Robert W. Chambers
a small zone, band, or area
Word Origin for zonule
C19: from New Latin zōnula a little zone
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A small zone, as of a ligament.
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