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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Tabular  \Tab"u*lar\,  a.  [L.  tabularis,  fr  tabula  a  board, 
  table.  See  {Table}.] 
  Having  the  form  of  or  pertaining  to  a  table  (in  any  of  the 
  uses  of  the  word).  Specifically: 
  a  Having  a  flat  surface;  as  a  tabular  rock. 
  b  Formed  into  a  succession  of  flakes;  laminated. 
 
  Nodules  .  .  .  that  are  tabular  and  plated. 
  --Woodward. 
  c  Set  in  squares.  [R.] 
  d  Arranged  in  a  schedule;  as  tabular  statistics. 
  e  Derived  from  or  computed  by  the  use  of  tables;  as 
  tabular  right  ascension. 
 
  {Tabular  difference}  (Math.),  the  difference  between  two 
  consecutive  numbers  in  a  table,  sometimes  printed  in  its 
  proper  place  in  the  table. 
 
  {Tabular  spar}  (Min.),  wollastonite. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  tabular 
  adj  1:  arranged  or  displayed  systematically  in  table  form 
  2:  flat;  like  a  table  in  form 




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