umbiliform

umbiliform

[uhm-bil-uh-fawrm]
adjective
having the form of an umbilicus.

Origin:
umbili(cus) + -form

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umbilicus (ʌmˈbɪlɪkəs, ˌʌmbɪˈlaɪkəs)
 
n , pl -bilici
1.  biology a hollow or navel-like structure, such as the cavity at the base of a gastropod shell
2.  anatomy a technical name for the navel
 
[C18: from Latin: navel, centre; compare Latin umbō shield boss, Greek omphalos navel]
 
umbiliform
 
adj

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