Orbiculated
Orbiculate Or*bic"u*late, Orbiculated Or*bic"u*la`ted, a. [L. orbiculatus. See {Orbicular}.] Made, or being, in the form of an orb; having a circular, or nearly circular, or a spheroidal, outline. [1913 Webster]

{Orbiculate leaf} (Bot.), a leaf whose outline is nearly circular. [1913 Webster]


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  • orbiculated — sub·orbiculated; …   English syllables

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  • Orbiculate — Or*bic u*late, Orbiculated Or*bic u*la ted, a. [L. orbiculatus. See {Orbicular}.] Made, or being, in the form of an orb; having a circular, or nearly circular, or a spheroidal, outline. [1913 Webster] {Orbiculate leaf} (Bot.), a leaf whose… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Orbiculate leaf — Orbiculate Or*bic u*late, Orbiculated Or*bic u*la ted, a. [L. orbiculatus. See {Orbicular}.] Made, or being, in the form of an orb; having a circular, or nearly circular, or a spheroidal, outline. [1913 Webster] {Orbiculate leaf} (Bot.), a leaf… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • orbiculate — orbiculately, adv. orbiculation, n. /awr bik yeuh lit, layt /, adj. orbicular; rounded. Also, orbiculated. [1750 60; < L orbiculatus gone round in a circle (ptp. of orbiculari), equiv. to orbicul(us) small disk (see ORBICULAR) + atus ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • round — adj 1. circular, cycloid, disklike, discoid; ring shaped, ringlike, ringed, hoop, hooplike, hooped, rotiform, annular; cylindrical, tubular; spherical, spheroidal, spheroid, spheric, spheral, spheroidic, ball shaped, globelike, globe shaped,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • sub — sub·abdominal; sub·account; sub·acetate; sub·acid; sub·acidity; sub·acute; sub·adult; sub·aerial; sub·aesthetic; sub·age; sub·agency; sub·agent; sub·akhmimic; sub·alary; sub·alate; sub·alimentation; sub·alkaline; sub·allocate; sub·almoner;… …   English syllables

  • suborbiculated — sub·orbiculated …   English syllables

  • orbiculate — /ɔˈbɪkjələt/ (say aw bikyuhluht), / leɪt/ (say layt) adjective orbicular; rounded. Also, orbiculated. {Latin orbiculātus, from orbiculus. See orbicular} …   Australian English dictionary

  • orbicular — [ôr bik′yo͞olit, ôr bik′yəlit, ôr bik′yo͞olāt΄, ôr bik′yəlāt΄ôr bik′yo͞o lər, ôr bik′yələr] adj. [ME orbiculer < LL orbicularis < L orbiculus, dim. of orbis, a circle] 1. in the form of an orb; spherical or circular 2. Bot. round and flat,… …   English World dictionary

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