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um·bil·i·cate

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

um·bil′i·ca′tion n.

umbilicate

(ʌmˈbɪlɪkɪt; -ˌkeɪt) or

umbilicated

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

um•bil•i•cate

(ʌmˈbɪl ɪ kɪt, -ˌkeɪt)

also um•bil′i•cat`ed,



adj.
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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