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: --


Having a flat surface; as, a tabular rock.


Formed into a succession of flakes; laminated.

Nodules . . . that are tabular and plated. Woodward.


Set in squares.



Arranged in a schedule; as, tabular statistics.


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.


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