Meaning of ANNULAR in English

ˈanyələ(r) adjective

Etymology: Middle French or Latin; Middle French annulaire, from Latin annularis, anularis, from annulus, anulus ring — more at annulus


a. : of or relating to a ring : forming a ring : shaped like a ring

annular growths in the trunk of a tree

b. chemistry : cyclic

2. : banded, marked, or thickened in circles

an annular cell of a plant

• an·nu·lar·ly adverb

Webster's New International English Dictionary.      Новый международный словарь английского языка Webster.