Annularity
Annularity An`nu*lar"i*ty, n. Annular condition or form; as, the annularity of a nebula. --J. Rogers. [1913 Webster]

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  • annularity — See annular. * * * …   Universalium

  • annularity — noun The property of being annular …   Wiktionary

  • annularity — n. something which is ring like …   English contemporary dictionary

  • annularity — an·nu·lar·i·ty …   English syllables

  • annularity — ˈlarəd.ē noun ( es) : annular state or form …   Useful english dictionary

  • annular — annularity, n. annularly, adv. /an yeuh leuhr/, adj. 1. having the form of a ring. 2. (of a carpenter s nail) having a series of concentric grooves to improve holding power. [1565 75; < L annularis, equiv. to annul(us) ring (var. of ANULUS) +… …   Universalium

  • 2012 — This article is about the year 2012. For the film, see 2012 (film). For other uses, see 2012 (disambiguation). 2012 : January · February · March · April · May · …   Wikipedia

  • annularly — See annularity. * * * …   Universalium

  • roundness — Synonyms and related words: annularity, annulation, artlessness, belly, bluffness, bluntness, broadness, brusqueness, candidness, candor, circularity, convexity, cylindricality, directness, forthrightness, frankness, freedom, freeness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • annular — (adj.) ring shaped, 1570s, from Fr. annulaire (16c.) or directly from L. annularis pertaining to a ring, from annulus, dim. of anus ring (see ANUS (Cf. anus)). An annular eclipse (1727) is one in which the dark body of the moon is smaller than… …   Etymology dictionary

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