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from The Century Dictionary.

  • Characterized by areolæ; exhibiting areolæ, as the reticulated leaves of plants or the wings of a dragon-fly.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Divided into small spaces or areolations, as the wings of insects, the leaves of plants, or the receptacle of compound flowers.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Having areolas
  • adjective biology, mycology Having a pattern of block-like areas similar to cracked dried mud.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective relating to or like or divided into areolae

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