areola

[n] - small space in a tissue or part such as the area between veins on a leaf or an insect`s wing 2. [n] - small circular area such as that around the human nipple or an inflamed area around a pimple or insect bite
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areola

The areola is the dark area on the breast surrounding the nipple, which may spread or darken further during pregnancy.
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Areola

the pigmented area around the nipple
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Areola

Areola: 1. The small darkened area around the nipple of the breast. 2. The colored part of the iris around the pupil of the eye. 3. Any small space in a tissue.
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Areola

A·re'o·la noun ; plural Areolæ [ Latin areola , dim. of area : confer French aréole . See Area .] 1. An interstice or small space, as between the cracks of the surface in certain crustaceous lichens; or as between the fibers composing organs or ve...
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areola

<anatomy> The circular field of dark coloured skin surrounding the nipple. ... (14 May 1997) ...
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areola

noun small circular area such as that around the human nipple or an inflamed area around a pimple or insect bite
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areola

(ә-re´o-lә) pl. are´olae a narrow zone surrounding a central area, such as the darkened area surrounding the nipple of the mammary gland. any minute space or interstice in a tissue.
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Areola

• (n.) An interstice or small space, as between the cracks of the surface in certain crustaceous lichens; or as between the fibers composing organs or vessels that interlace; or as between the nervures of an insect`s wing. • (n.) The colored ring around the nipple, or around a vesicle or pustule.
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areola

(from the article `pregnancy`) ...women who have been pregnant before are made aware of their condition by the feeling that they have in their breasts. As pregnancy progresses the ... ...These converge beneath the nipple, where they widen into milk reservoirs, before narrowing again to emerge as pinpoint openings at the summit of ... ...
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Areola

Pigmented or colored ring surrounding the nipple of the breast.
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Areola

The pink or brown area of skin around the nipple of the breast.
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Areola

the pigmented ring around each nipple.
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Areola

The dark area on the breast surrounding the nipple. During pregnancy, the areola can spread and darken. While breastfeeding, the baby compresses the areola to extract breast milk.
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areola

Type: Term Pronunciation: ă-rē′ō-lă, -lē Definitions: 1. Any small area. 2. One of the spaces or interstices in areolar tissue. 3. A pigmented, depigmented, or erythematous zone surrounding a papule, pustule, wheal, or cutaneous neoplasm. Synonyms: areola of breast, halo3
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areola

a small area, rounded, more or less polygonal or angular, delimited by cracks or chinks in thallus surface. pl. areolae.
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Areola

The area of darker tissue that surrounds the nipple. Often the areola will have a raised or wrinkled texture.
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Areola

The areola is the pigmented ring around the nipple. It can be from one centimetre to five or more centimetres in diameter, and changes from a delicate pink colour to brown early in pregnancy and never quite returns to its original colour. The areola is spotted with small buds called areolar glands. The oil-producing glands are also known as Montgom...
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areola

Latin small, open space.
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Areola

The pigmented circle of skin which surrounds the nipple.
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areola

The area of dark-colored skin on the breast that surrounds the nipple.
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Areola

In anatomy, an areola (ə or ə) is any small circular area on the body coloured differently from the surrounding tissue. The term is most commonly used to describe the pigmented area on the human breast around the nipple (areola mammae) but it can also be used to describe other small circular areas such as the inflamed region surrounding a pimple...
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Areola

The dark area on the breast surrounding the nipple
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areola

the pigmented ring around each nipple.
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Areola

Pigmented/ coloured area of skin around the nipple.
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