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 (ŭm′bə-lāt′, ŭm-bĕl′ĭt)
Having, forming, or resembling an umbel.


(ˈʌm bə lɪt, -ˌleɪt, ʌmˈbɛl ɪt)

having or forming an umbel or umbels.
[1750–60; < New Latin]
um′bel•lar, um′bel•lat`ed, adj.
um′bel•late•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.umbellate - bearing or consisting of or resembling umbelsumbellate - bearing or consisting of or resembling umbels
2.umbellate - resembling an umbel in formumbellate - resembling an umbel in form    
bulging, convex - curving or bulging outward
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