circumbasal

[sur-kuh m-bey-suh l]

adjective

surrounding the base.

Nearby words

  1. circum-,
  2. circum.,
  3. circumambient,
  4. circumambulate,
  5. circumanal gland,
  6. circumbendibus,
  7. circumcenter,
  8. circumcircle,
  9. circumcise,
  10. circumcision

Origin of circumbasal

First recorded in 1875–80; circum- + basal

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