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 (ŭm-bĭl′ĭ-kĭt) also um·bil·i·cat·ed (-kā′tĭd)
1. Having a central mark or depression resembling a navel.
2. Having a navel.

um·bil′i·ca′tion n.


(ʌmˈbɪlɪkɪt; -ˌkeɪt) or


1. (Biology) having an umbilicus or navel
2. having a central depression: an umbilicate leaf.
3. shaped like a navel, as some bacterial colonies


(ʌmˈbɪl ɪ kɪt, -ˌkeɪt)

also um•bil′i•cat`ed,

1. having the form of an umbilicus or navel.
2. having an umbilicus.
[1690–1700; < Latin]
um•bil`i•ca′tion, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.umbilicate - depressed like a navel
concave - curving inward
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ulcerative lesions and/or umbilicated papules or nodules and/or pustules).
Molluscum contagiosum virus infection presents as small, elevated, umbilicated lesions of the eyelid.
Both the skin and the mucous membranes may be affected with painless small and multiple umbilicated lesions.
A 12 yr old HIV positive boy from Nagaland, India presented with history of recurrent fever, cough, weight loss, diarrhoea, and generalised papular, smooth, dome shaped and umbilicated skin lesions of varying size (2-10 mm) of one month duration.
By day 5, tense, often umbilicated vesicles can be seen that look like "BB pellets embedded in the skin," he noted.
The liver surface showed multifocal to coalescent, regular, circular, umbilicated grayish-white spots.
Clinically, umbilicated, domeshaped papules manifest on the skin.
The pustules eventually umbilicated before crusting over, and an eschar was seen in some lesions.