Definition of Areolae

1. Noun. (plural of areola) ¹



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Definition of Areolae

1. areola [n] - See also: areola

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Areolae

arenophiles
arenose
arenous
arenulous
arenæ
areo-
areocentric
areographer
areographic
areography
areola
areola mammae
areola of nipple
areola papillaris
areola umbilicus
areolae (current term)
areolar
areolar choroiditis
areolar choroidopathy
areolar gland abscess
areolar glands
areolar tissue
areolas
areolate
areolated
areolation
areolations
areole
areoles
areolet

Literary usage of Areolae

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1. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club by Torrey Botanical Club (1899)
"... the very distinct mostly hexagonal areolae, the simple (not " compound " or ... margin 1—4 cells in width, areolae mostly indistinct after drying ..."

2. Curtis's Botanical Magazine, Or, Flower-garden Displayed by John Sims (1833)
"... much and irregularly toothed at the margin, and ciliated with long stings; very veiny, veins reticulated, the areolae each bearing a sting, ..."

3. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord. Britton, Hon. Addison. Brown (1913)
"Flowers borne on the tubercles or ribs, at or near the areolae. Flowers borne close to areolae, from which the spines subsequently develope 2. ..."

4. Flora of the Rocky Mountains and Adjacent Plains, Colorado, Utah, Wyoming by Per Axel Rydberg (1917)
"areolae axillary, usually spine- bearing. Flowers lateral, arising from the upper part of ... Hypanthium bearing areolae, not produced beyond the ovary. ..."

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