umbilicate

or um·bil·i·cat·ed

[ uhm-bil-i-kit, -keyt or uhm-bil-i-key-tid ]
/ ʌmˈbɪl ɪ kɪt, -ˌkeɪt or ʌmˈbɪl ɪˌkeɪ tɪd /

adjective

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

RELATED WORDS


Nearby words

  1. umbilical ligament,
  2. umbilical region,
  3. umbilical ring,
  4. umbilical vein,
  5. umbilical vesicle,
  6. umbilication,
  7. umbilicus,
  8. umbiliform,
  9. umble pie,
  10. umbles

Origin of umbilicate

1690–1700; < Latin umbilīcātus, equivalent to umbilīc(us) (see umbilicus) + -ātus -ate1

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British Dictionary definitions for umbilicate

umbilicate

/ (ʌmˈbɪlɪkɪt, -ˌkeɪt) /

adjective

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

umbilicate

[ ŭm-bĭlĭ-kĭt ]

adj.

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

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