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annulet

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noun an·nu·let \ˈan-yə-lət\

Definition of annulet

  1. 1 :  a little ring

  2. 2 :  a small architectural molding or ridge forming a ring



Origin of annulet

modification of Middle French annelet, diminutive of anel, from Latin anellus, diminutive of anulus


First Known Use: 1598

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