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.

Nearby words

  1. umbilicus,
  2. umbiliform,
  3. umble pie,
  4. umbles,
  5. umbo,
  6. umbonate,
  7. umbones,
  8. umbonic,
  9. umbra,
  10. umbrage

Also um·bon·ic [uhm-bon-ik] /ʌmˈbɒn ɪk/.

Origin of umbonal

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

Related formspost·um·bo·nal, adjectivepre·um·bo·nal, adjectivesub·um·bo·nal, adjective

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