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 (ăn′yə-lĭt, -lāt′) also an·nu·lat·ed (-lā′tĭd)
Having or consisting of rings or ringlike segments.

[Latin ānulātus, from ānulus, ring; see annulus.]


(ˈænjʊlɪt; -ˌleɪt)
(Zoology) having, composed of, or marked with rings
[C19: from Latin ānulātus, from ānulus a ring]
ˈannuˌlated adj


(ˈæn yə lɪt, -ˌleɪt)

formed of or having ringlike segments or bands.
[1820–30; < Latin]
an`nu•la′tion, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.annulate - shaped like a ringannulate - shaped like a ring      
rounded - curving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged; "low rounded hills"; "rounded shoulders"
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