nummular


num·mu·lar

adjective \ˈnəm-yə-lər\

Definition of NUMMULAR

:  characterized by circular or oval lesions or drops <nummular dermatitis>

Origin of NUMMULAR

French nummulaire, from Latin nummulus, diminutive of nummus coin, probably from Greek nomimos customary, from nomos
First Known Use: 1846

num·mu·lar

adjective \ˈnəm-yə-lər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of NUMMULAR

1
: circular or oval in shape <nummular lesions>
2
: characterized by circular or oval lesions or drops <nummular dermatitis> <nummular sputum>

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