orbicularity

orbicular

[awr-bik-yuh-ler]
adjective
like an orb; circular; ringlike; spherical; rounded.

Origin:
1375–1425; late Middle English < Late Latin orbiculāris circular, equivalent to Latin orbicul(us) small disk (orbi(s) orb + -culus -cule1) + -āris -ar1

orbicularity, orbicularness, noun
orbicularly, adverb
suborbicular, adjective
suborbicularly, adverb
suborbicularity, noun
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orbicular, orbiculate or orbiculated (ɔːˈbɪkjʊlə)
 
adj
1.  circular or spherical
2.  (of a leaf or similar flat part) circular or nearly circular
3.  rare rounded or total
 
orbiculate, orbiculate or orbiculated
 
adj
 
orbiculated, orbiculate or orbiculated
 
adj
 
orbicularity, orbiculate or orbiculated
 
n
 
or'bicularly, orbiculate or orbiculated
 
adv

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orbicular or·bic·u·lar (ôr-bĭk'yə-lər)
adj.
Circular.

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