macular

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

macula +‎ -ar

Adjective[edit]

macular (not comparable)

  1. Relating to the macula, the area of the retina responsible for detailed central vision.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin maculāre, present active infinitive of maculō. Doublet of manchar and magoar.

Verb[edit]

macular (first-person singular present indicative maculo, past participle maculado)

  1. (transitive) to taint (to contaminate or corrupt something with an external agent, either physically or morally)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

macular (plural maculares)

  1. stained, tainted

Verb[edit]

macular (first-person singular present maculo, first-person singular preterite maculé, past participle maculado)

  1. (transitive) to stain
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Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

macular (plural maculares)

  1. macular (relating to the macula)
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