(?), n.;
pl. Macul (#).
[L., spot, stain, blot. See Mail armor, and cf. Mackle, Macule.] 1. A spot, as on the skin, or on the surface of the sun or of some other luminous orb; called also macule.
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2. (Zol.) A rather large spot or blotch of color.
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macula lutea


macular area

n. A yellowish central area of the retina that is rich in cones.
Syn. -- macula, yellow spot.
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