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 ānulāris from ānulus 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”).