macula retinae macula ret·i·nae (rět’n-ē’)
See macula lutea.
- Macular leprosy
macular leprosy n. Tuberculoid leprosy characterized by lesions that are small, hairless, and dry and that appear erythematous in light skin and hypopigmented or copper-colored in dark skin.
- Macula sacculi
macula sacculi macula sac·cu·li (sāk’yə-lī’) n. The oval sensory area in the anterior wall of the saccule of the ear where the saccular nerve filaments are attached.
[adjective mak-yuh-lit; verb mak-yuh-leyt] /adjective ˈmæk yə lɪt; verb ˈmæk yəˌleɪt/ adjective 1. spotted; stained. 2. Archaic. defiled; impure. verb (used with object), maculated, maculating. Archaic. 3. to mark with a spot or spots; stain. 4. to sully or pollute. verb (ˈmækjʊˌleɪt) 1. (transitive) to spot, stain, or pollute adjective (ˈmækjʊlɪt) 2. spotted or polluted […]
[mak-yuh-ley-shuh n] /ˌmæk yəˈleɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act of spotting. 2. a spotted condition. 3. a marking of spots, as on an animal. 4. a disfiguring spot or stain. /ˌmækjʊˈleɪʃən/ noun 1. a pattern of spots, as on certain animals and plants 2. (archaic) the act of maculating or the state of being maculated […]