Umbellar Um"bel*lar, a. (Bot.) Of or pertaining to an umbel; having the form of an umbel. [1913 Webster]

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  • umbellar — adjective bearing or consisting of or resembling umbels • Syn: ↑umbellate • Pertains to noun: ↑umbel, ↑umbel (for: ↑umbellate) • Derivationally related forms: ↑umbel …   Useful english dictionary

  • umbellar — adjective Of, pertaining to, bearing or having the form of an umbel …   Wiktionary

  • umbellar — adj. (Botany) of or pertaining to umbel; in the form of an umbel …   English contemporary dictionary

  • umbellar — um·bel·lar …   English syllables

  • umbellate — umbellar, umbellated, adj. umbellately, adv. /um beuh lit, layt , um bel it/, adj. having or forming an umbel or umbels. [1750 60; < NL umbellatus, equiv. to L umbell(a) (see UMBEL) + atus ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • umbellate — adjective 1. resembling an umbel in form • Syn: ↑umbel like • Similar to: ↑convex, ↑bulging 2. bearing or consisting of or resembling umbels • Syn: ↑umbellar …   Useful english dictionary

  • umbellic — adjective a) umbellar b) pertaining to, or obtained from, certain umbelliferous plants, such as umbellic acid …   Wiktionary

  • umbellate — /ˈʌmbələt/ (say umbuhluht), / leɪt/ (say layt) adjective having or forming an umbel or umbels. Also, umbellar /ʌmˈbɛlə/ (say um beluh), umbellated. {Latin umbell(a) + ate1} –umbellately, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • umbel —   n. umbrella like inflorescence with stalks of equal length springing from one point, as in carrot.    ♦ umbellar,    ♦ umbellate,    ♦ umbelliferous, a. having flowers in this shape.    ♦ umbellifer, n. plant having umbel, or belonging to… …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • umbel — n. Bot. a flower cluster in which stalks nearly equal in length spring from a common centre and form a flat or curved surface, as in parsley. Derivatives: umbellar adj. umbellate adj. umbellule adj. Etymology: obs. F umbelle or L umbella sunshade …   Useful english dictionary

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