Ulloa ring
   see Ulloa circle.

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • ulloa's ring — noun or ulloa s bow or ulloa s circle ü(l)ˈyōəz Usage: usually capitalized U Etymology: after Antonio de Ulloa died 1795 Spanish naval officer and scientist : fogbow …   Useful english dictionary

  • ulloa's bow — noun see ulloa s ring …   Useful english dictionary

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