Medical Dictionary


noun are·o·la \ə-ˈrē-ə-lə\
plural are·o·lae \-ˌlē\ or are·o·las

Medical Definition of AREOLA

:  a small area between things or about something: as a :  the colored ring around the nipple or around a vesicle or pustule b :  the portion of the iris that borders the pupil of the eye


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