orbiculated

orbiculate

[awr-bik-yuh-lit, -leyt]
adjective
orbicular; rounded.
Also, orbiculated.


Origin:
1750–60; < Latin orbiculātus gone round in a circle (past participle of orbiculārī), equivalent to orbicul(us) small disk (see orbicular) + -ātus -ate1

orbiculately, adverb
orbiculation, noun
suborbiculate, adjective
suborbiculated, adjective
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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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