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circinate

 [ser´sĭ-nāt]
1. circular.

cir·ci·nate

(ser'si-nāt),
Circular; ring-shaped.
[L. circinatus, made round, pp. of circino, to make round, fr. circinus, a pair of compasses]

circinate

/cir·ci·nate/ (ser´sĭ-nāt)
1. circular.
2. ring-shaped.

circinate

[sur′sināt]
Etymology: L, circinare, to make round
having a ring-shaped outline or formation; annular.

cir·ci·nate

(sĭr'si-nāt)
Circular; ring-shaped, anular.
[L. circinatus, made round, pp. of circino, to make round, fr. circinus, a pair of compasses]

circinate

Ring-shaped.

circinate

resembling a ring or circle.
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Normal vision ([greater than or equal to] 6/12) or vision loss without obvious clinically significant maculopathy (ie no circinate exudates at the macula or extensive haemorrhaging).
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