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umbonal

[ uhm-buh-nl ]
/ ˈʌm bə nl /
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adjective
having the shape or appearance of an umbo; bosslike: an umbonal structure.
of, relating to, or near the umbo: the umbonal region.
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Also um·bon·ic [uhm-bon-ik]. /ʌmˈbɒn ɪk/.

Origin of umbonal

1850–55; <Latin umbōn- (stem of umbō;see umbo) + -al1

OTHER WORDS FROM umbonal

post·um·bo·nal, adjectivepre·um·bo·nal, adjectivesub·um·bo·nal, adjective
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