noun \ˈran-dəl\

: a round figure or object

Full Definition of ROUNDEL

:  a round figure or object (as a circular panel, window, or niche)
a :  rondel 2a
b :  an English modified rondeau

Examples of ROUNDEL

  1. <the windows in the colonial-era statehouse are roundels>

Origin of ROUNDEL

Middle English, from Anglo-French rondel, roundel, from rund round — more at round
First Known Use: 14th century

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