macular

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

macula +‎ -ar

Adjective[edit]

macular (not comparable)

  1. (anatomy, medicine) Relating to the macula, the area of the retina responsible for detailed central vision
  2. Having macules; spotted

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin maculāre.

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Verb[edit]

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

  1. (transitive) to stain
    Synonym: tacar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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)
    Synonyms: contaminar, corromper, infectar
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Etymology 2[edit]

From mácula +‎ -ar

Adjective[edit]

macular m or f (plural maculares, comparable)

  1. (anatomy, medicine) macular (pertaining to the macula)

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /makuˈlaɾ/, [ma.kuˈlaɾ]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin maculāre.

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]

mácula +‎ -ar

Adjective[edit]

macular (plural maculares)

  1. (anatomy, medicine) macular (relating to the macula)
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