umbonate

[ uhm-buh-nit, -neyt ]
/ ˈʌm bə nɪt, -ˌneɪt /
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adjective

having an umbo or projecting boss.
shaped like an umbo; having a rounded convex form: an umbonate fungus.

Nearby words

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

Origin of umbonate

1820–30; < Latin umbōn- (stem of umbō; see umbo) + -ate1

Related formssub·um·bo·nate, adjective

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