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 (ŭm′bə-lāt′, ŭm-bĕl′ĭt)
Having, forming, or resembling an umbel.
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(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.
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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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Anti-inflammatory activity of aqueous fruit pulp extract of Huntaria umbellate K.
Elaeagnus umbellate is a common shrub in the region of Azad Jammu and Kashmir as well as Himalayan regions of Pakistan [16-18].
Eichhornia crassipes, Alternanthera sessilis, Ceratophyllum demersum, Azolla pinnata, Chara coralline, Hygrorrhiza aristata, Hydrodictyon reticulatum, Hydrocotyle umbellate, Lemna minor, Salvinia, Pistia, Spirodela polyrhiza, Vallisneria spiralis, etc.
Nonnative plants present in the study areas include, but are not limited to: autumn olive (Elaeagnus umbellate), garlic mustard (Alliaria petiolata), Japanese barberry (Berberis thunbergii), Japanese honeysuckle (Lonicera japonica), Japanese stilt grass (Microstegium vimineum), Norway maple (Acer platerioides), oriental bittersweet (Celastrus oriculatus), multiflora rose (Rosa multiflora), and wineberry (Rubus phoenicolasius).
Rauf, "Phytochemical screening and biological activity of the aerial parts of Elaeagnus umbellate" Scientific Research and Essays, vol.
The blue to violet flowers are clustered in an umbellate inflorescence, 10-15 cm across, which is held high above the leaves on a stout shiny stalk to 1 m high.
Search results showed, the presence of fungi Aspergillus flavus, Aspergillus niger, Circinella umbellate, Gliocladium sp., Penicillium frequentans, Penicillium islandicum, and Ulocladium atrum, mounted on surfaces of wheat grains collected and stored in the main silo of the city of Sakaka, Aljouf governorate, Saudi Arabia, in October, 2015.
Analgesic property of umbelletin from Psychotria umbellate. Pharm Biol.
* The autumn-olive berry, elaeagnus umbellate, forms from fertilized flowers that make olive-shaped fruits about the size of a pea.
Shade level effects on yield and chemical composition of the leaf essential oil of Pothomorphe umbellate (L.) Miquel.
Hypothesis/purpose: The present study aims to investigate the apoptotic effect of Saxifragifolin A (Saxi A) isolated from Androsace umbellate in two different human breast cancer cells which are ER-positive MCF-7 cells and ER-negative MDA-MB-231 cells, and examine the molecular basis for its anticancer actions.