macula lutea

noun macula lu·tea \ -ˈlü-tē-ə \

Definition of macula lutea

plural maculae luteae play \-tē-ˌē, -tē-ˌī\
: macula 2b

Origin and Etymology of macula lutea

New Latin, literally, yellow spot


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macula lutea

noun macula lu·tea \ -ˈlüt-ē-ə \

medical Definition of macula lutea

plural maculae luteae play \-ē-ˌē, -ē-ˌī\
: macula 2b

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