macula lutea

noun
macula lu·​tea | \-ˈlü-tē-ə \
plural maculae luteae\-​tē-​ˌē, -​tē-​ˌī \

Definition of macula lutea 

First Known Use of macula lutea

1848, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for macula lutea

New Latin, literally, yellow spot

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macula lutea

noun
macula lu·​tea | \-ˈlüt-ē-ə \
plural maculae luteae\-​ē-​ˌē, -​ē-​ˌī \

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