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lacunar1

Syllabification: la·cu·nar
Pronunciation: /ləˈk(y)o͞onər
 
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adjective

Of or relating to a lacuna.
Example sentences
  • Patients with diabetes are probably more prone to irreversible rather than reversible ischaemic brain damage, and small lacunar infarcts are common.
  • Just 42 patients in the recombinant tissue plasminogen activator trials were over 80, and only a few had lacunar strokes.
  • Of the patients with AD, 15.5% also had cerebral microinfarcts, 19.4% had lacunar infarcts, and 19.4% had hippocampal sclerosis.

Words that rhyme with lacunar

crooner, harpooner, lacuna, lampooner, Luna, lunar, mizuna, Oona, oppugner, Poona, pruner, puna, schooner, spooner, Tristan da Cunha, tuna, tuner, Una, vicuña, yokozuna

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lacunar2

Syllabification: la·cu·nar
Pronunciation: /ləˈk(y)o͞onər
 
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noun

1A vault or ceiling consisting of recessed panels.
Example sentences
  • The recurrence of blind arches placed on half columns, with inner lacunars surmounted by arcades resting on columns, is linked by corbels to the wall facing.
1.1A panel in a lacunar.
Example sentences
  • The church is circular in shape and it is covered by an impressive dome which is styled on the Pantheon, with lacunars and rosettes carved from limestone.
  • The ceiling, constructed between 1461 and 1484 is made up of square lacunars with leaf decorations and heads of angels with eight wings, each with different facial characteristics.
  • Its interior is characterized by a great central peperino arch with lacunars and rosettes, introducing to the high altar consecrated to the Virgin, whose icon is painted on a piece of slate.

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