macular

adjective
mac·​u·​lar | \ ˈmak-yə-lər \

Medical Definition of macular

1 : of, relating to, or characterized by a spot or spots a macular skin rash
2 : of, relating to, affecting, or mediated by the macula of the eye macular vision the macular area of the retina

Learn More about macular

More from Merriam-Webster on macular

Nglish: Translation of macular for Spanish Speakers

Comments on macular

What made you want to look up macular? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

very full or close together

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

What did you just call me?! A Quiz

  • rows-of-various-emoji
  • If a member of the audience describes your speech as bombastic, does that person mean it is:
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!