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(ă-rē′ŏ-lē″) pl. areolae [L. areola, a small space]
1. A small space or cavity in a tissue. 2. A circular area of different pigmentation, as around a wheal, around the nipple of the breast, or the part of the iris around the pupil. areolar (ă-rē′ŏ-lăr), adj.
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Venes, Donald, editor. "Areola." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 24th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2021. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731895/all/areola.
Areola. In: Venes DD, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731895/all/areola. Accessed May 16, 2021.
Areola. (2021). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary (24th edition). F.A. Davis Company. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731895/all/areola
Areola [Internet]. In: Venes DD, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. [cited 2021 May 16]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/731895/all/areola.
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