[ zohn-yool ]
/ ˈzoʊn yul /
a little zone, belt, band, or the like.
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OTHER WORDS FROM zonulezon·u·lar [zohn-yuh-ler], /ˈzoʊn yə lər/, adjective
Words nearby zonule
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Example sentences from the Web for zonule
Z, Zonule of Zinn, the ciliary process being removed to show it.
British Dictionary definitions for zonule
/ (ˈzɒnjuːl) /
a small zone, band, or area
Derived forms of zonulezonular (ˈzɒnjʊlə), adjective
Word Origin for zonule
C19: from New Latin zōnula a little zone
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Medical definitions for zonule
[ zōn′yōōl ]
A small zone, as of a ligament.
Other words from zonulezo′nu•lar (zōn′yə-lər) adj.
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