Definition of Areoles

1. Noun. (plural of areola) ¹



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Definition of Areoles

1. areole [n] - See also: areole

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Areoles

areola papillaris
areola umbilicus
areolae
areolar
areolar choroiditis
areolar choroidopathy
areolar gland abscess
areolar glands
areolar tissue
areolas
areolate
areolated
areolation
areolations
areole
areoles (current term)
areolet
areolets
areological
areologies
areologist
areologists
areology
areolus
areolæ
areometer
areometers
areometry
arepa
arepas

Literary usage of Areoles

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1. The Fruit of Opuntia Fulgida: A Study of Perennation and Proliferation in by Duncan Starr Johnson (1918)
"AND DISTRIBUTION OF THE areoles. Since there is a bud in the axil of each of the leaves of the wall of the ovary, except in the cases of 4 or 5 of the upper ..."

2. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences by California Academy of Sciences (1900)
"A. Cuticular areoles longer than high, on and between them small circular ... B. Cuticular areoles higher than long. a. Spines on the summits of the highest ..."

3. The Cactaceae: Descriptions and Illustrations of Plants of the Cactus Family by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Joseph Nelson Rose (1920)
"Spines of the branch-areoles acicular. Hairs of flower-areoles bright white. Hairs of flower-areoles tawny or whitish i. 5. grandiflorus Branches 4 or ..."

4. Acadian Geology: The Geological Structure, Organic Remains, and Mineral by John William Dawson (1878)
"areoles large, separated by waving grooves of the bark. Yar. c. Similar, but ridges as well as furrows between the areoles; var. undulata of Goeppert. ..."

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