umbilicate

[uhm-bil-i-kit, -keyt]
adjective
1.
having the form of an umbilicus or navel.
2.
having an umbilicus.
Also, umbilicated.


Origin:
1690–1700; < Latin umbilīcātus, equivalent to umbilīc(us) (see umbilicus) + -ātus -ate1

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umbilicate (ʌmˈbɪlɪkɪt, -ˌkeɪt)
 
adj
1.  having an umbilicus or navel
2.  having a central depression: an umbilicate leaf
3.  shaped like a navel, as some bacterial colonies

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umbilicate um·bil·i·cate (ŭm-bĭl'ĭ-kĭt) or um·bil·i·cat·ed (-kā'tĭd)
adj.

  1. Having a central mark or depression resembling a navel.

  2. Having a navel.

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The shell is narrowly umbilicate and has a distinct though narrow basal crescent that extends to the columellar base.
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