Umbilication Um*bil"i*ca"tion, n. A slight, navel-like depression, or dimpling, of the center of a rounded body; as, the umbilication of a smallpox vesicle; also, the condition of being umbilicated. [1913 Webster]

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  • umbilication — noun see umbilicate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • umbilication — /um bil i kay sheuhn/, n. 1. a central navellike depression. 2. an umbilicate condition or formation. [1870 75; UMBILIC(US) + ATION] * * * …   Universalium

  • umbilication — n. something having the form of a navel, something having a small depression in the middle; state of being umbilicate; process of umbilicate formation …   English contemporary dictionary

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