of, like, or forming a ring
Origin of annularClassical Latin anularis ; from anulus, a ring ; from anus: see anus
Shaped like or forming a ring.
Origin of annularLatin anularis, from anulus, ring; see annulus.
- Pertaining to, or having the form of, a ring; forming a ring; ringed; ring-shaped; as, annular fibers; in the shape of an annulus.
- Banded or marked with circles.
From Latin ānulāris (“ring-shaped”); (possibly through French annulaire), from ānulus (“ring”).