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an·nu·lar

 (ăn′yə-lər)
adj.
Shaped like or forming a ring.

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

an′nu·lar′i·ty (-lăr′ĭ-tē) n.
an′nu·lar·ly adv.

annular

(ˈænjʊlə)
adj
ring-shaped; of or forming a ring
[C16: from Latin annulāris, from annulus, ānulus ring]
annularity n
ˈannularly adv

an•nu•lar

(ˈæn yə lər)

adj.
having the form of a ring.
[1565–75; < Latin annulāris=annul(us) ring (see annulus) + -āris -ar1]
an`nu•lar′i•ty, n.
an′nu•lar•ly, adv.

an·nu·lar

(ăn′yə-lər)
Forming or shaped like a ring.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.annular - shaped like a ringannular - shaped like a ring      
rounded - curving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged; "low rounded hills"; "rounded shoulders"

annular

adjective
Having the shape of a curve everywhere equidistant from a fixed point:
Translations

annular

a. anular, en forma de anillo;
___ eruptionerupción ___.

annular

adj anular
References in classic literature ?
Pluto is an annular mountain, situated in 51@ north latitude, and 9@ east longitude.
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An annular solar eclipse occurs when the moon is farthest away from the Earth, (http://www.
It was well demonstrated that diffuser of annular type are complex in nature as besides other parameters the inner wall of the diffuser comes into existence, which enhances the complexity.
However, the accumulation of physical stresses to the disc can weaken the annular fibers.
Study co-author, Dr Wenju Cai said the most conspicuous change is a rising sea level pressure in the mid-latitude bands and a decreasing sea level pressure over the Southern high latitudes (55o-70oS), a pattern referred to as the Southern Annular Mode.
Summary: Canberra: Sky-gazers were treated to an annular solar eclipse in remote areas of Australia .
This study examines the withdrawal load and energy capacity of three types of nail fasteners that are commonly used to attach sheathing to framing members: 8d common, annular ring shank, and helical shank.
Annular pancreas is a congenital defect, which means it is present from birth.
1) Under these conditions, annular solar eclipses are impossible.
The author extends his earlier work on modeling annular flows in managed pressure drilling (Borehole Flow Modeling in Horizontal, Deviated and Vertical Wells, 1992, and Computational Rheology for Pipeline and Annular Flows, 2001), retaining the curvilinear grid technology employed in the earlier books as his mathematical foundation, but summarizing major methodological improvements in accuracy, speed, and engineering focus.
Millions of people across a narrow strip of eastern Asia and western America turned their sights skyward to experience the annular eclipse.