Last modified on 5 October 2014, at 23:09

macule

See also: maculé

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French macule, from Latin macula.

NounEdit

macule (plural macules)

  1. A spot.
  2. A blur, or an appearance of a double impression, as when the paper slips a little.

VerbEdit

macule (third-person singular simple present macules, present participle maculing, simple past and past participle maculed)

  1. (printing) To blur; especially to blur or double an impression from type.

Related termsEdit

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

macule

  1. first-person singular present indicative of maculer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of maculer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of maculer
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of maculer
  5. second-person singular imperative of maculer

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

macule f

  1. plural form of macula

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

macule

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of macular
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of macular
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of macular
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of macular