or um·bil·i·cat·ed

[uhm-bil-i-kit, -keyt or uhm-bil-i-key-tid]


having the form of an umbilicus or navel.
having an umbilicus.

Origin of umbilicate

1690–1700; < Latin umbilīcātus, equivalent to umbilīc(us) (see umbilicus) + -ātus -ate1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for umbilicate

umbilical, omphalic

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British Dictionary definitions for umbilicate



having an umbilicus or navel
having a central depressionan umbilicate leaf
shaped like a navel, as some bacterial colonies
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umbilicate in Medicine




Having a central mark or depression resembling a navel.
Having a navel.
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