One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Of a document: of the nature of or having the form of a roll.
2Chiefly Zoology and Palaeontology. Of or relating to the rotula (patella) or (more generally) the knee; patellar.
Late 17th century; earliest use found in Anthony Wood (1632–1695), antiquary. From rotula and its etymon classical Latin rotula + -ar.
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