ringlike


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ringlike

(ˈrɪŋˌlaɪk)
adj
shaped like a ring or circle
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Adj.1.ringlike - having the shape of a ring
circular, round - having a circular shape
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4 mm, reddish to brown, margin laciniate, prematurely deciduous; petiole 4-8 mm long, shallowly canaliculate, purplish red adaxially, green abaxially, with a ringlike articulation near its base; leaf blade elliptic to narrowly elliptic, 8-10 x 2.
Chelating agents bind to copper and form ringlike complex structures
We have analyzed the largest interinstitutional series of 93 cases of NSCLC diagnosed in a ringlike fashion by 9 cytopathologists from 9 different laboratories.
A bull's-eye disk of dust and gas surrounds the young star HL Tauri, with ringlike gaps 15, 30, and 70 astronomical units from the star.
In 1909, a Swedish dermatologist, Arvid Afzelius, presented his research into an expanding ringlike lesion, erythema migrans (EM), that would later be a hallmark of Lyme disease.
While most strictures in Barrett's esophagus are located in the distal esophagus, some patients may develop ringlike or tapered strictures in the midesophagus (Figure 11).
As the painting hovers momentarily in front of an open garage door, the bushy-looking, ringlike form that occupies its lower three quarters is juxtaposed with the building's upper windows to give the squat two-story structure what looks like a bearded face.
When exposed to nicotine, smooth muscle cells already riled up by inflammation formed ringlike structures that started the invasion.
For example, operculum striae (concentric ringlike chitin deposits) have been used to age and estimate growth in large, commercially harvested marine snails from northern Japan (Ilano et al.
The study was performed on "Rheotest-2" viscosimeter (Germany)--dual system equipment containing cylindrical measuring device, in which the substance is in ringlike space of coaxial cylinder system.
Pronotum: 3x as wide as long (30/10), lateral margins roundedly converging anteriorly bearing a pilose fingerlike vertical tubercles; anterior margin concave, collar ringlike, disk with a median carina and punctured oval callosities laterally.