Pronunciation: (an'yu-lit), [key]
1. Also called bandelet, bandlet, square and rabbet. Archit.an encircling band, molding, or fillet, as on the shaft of a column.
2. Entomol.a ring, usually colored, around or on the surface of an organ.
3. Heraldry.a ring, represented as a voided roundel, used esp. as the cadence mark of a fifth son.
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