Annulet


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Annulet

A small molding, usually circular in plan and angular in section, encircling the lower part of a Doric capital above the necking; a shaft or cluster of shafts fitted at intervals with rings.

annulet

annulets: A, of a Doric capital. Shown enlarged in lower figure
A small molding, usually circular in plan and square or angular in section; esp. one of the fillets encircling the lower part of the Doric capital above the necking.
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An annulet, it turns out, is "an encircling band, molding, or fillet, as on the shaft of a column.
2 cm; abdominal segments divided into 2 annulets by a transverse crease.
The mature larvae of the tribe Chrysidini are defined by showing abdominal segments divided into 2 annulets, and having cranium with 5 or more pairs of setae.