umbilicate

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj umbilicate depressed like a navel
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Umbilicate (Bot) Depressed in the middle, like a navel, as a flower, fruit, or leaf; navel-shaped; having an umbilicus; as, an umbilicated smallpox vesicle.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • umbilicate To become umbilicate.
    • umbilicate Shaped like a navel; resembling a navel, as being round and depressed or concave, or as being focal or central, as some pit or depression; umbilicated; umbiliform.
    • umbilicate Having an umbilicus or umbilicated formation, as a shell or a feather, or marks of the sculpture of an insect; pitted, as a pustule.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adjs Umbilicate navel-shaped
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. umbilicatus,. See Umbilic
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. umbilīcus, the navel; Gr. omphalos.

Usage

In literature:

Frond umbilicate, irregularly infundibuliform, spaces elongated, narrow, margins subdenticulate; interspaces as wide as the spaces.
"Narrative Of The Voyage Of H.M.S. Rattlesnake, Commanded By The Late Captain Owen Stanley, R.N., F.R.S. Etc. During The Years 1846-1850. Including Discoveries And Surveys In New Guinea, The Louisiade Archipelago, Etc. To Which Is Added The Account Of Mr. E.B. Kennedy's Expedition For The Exploration Of The Cape York Peninsula. By John Macgillivray, F.R.G.S. Naturalist To The Expedition. In Two Volumes. Volume 1." by John MacGillivray
That's Umbil, or Sterrick-root.
"Two Little Savages" by Ernest Thompson Seton
The natal ceremony of a person is performed before division of the umbilical cord.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1"
The umbilical cord has not yet been cut.
"Essays" by Ralph Waldo Emerson
In rare instances profuse haemorrhage takes place when the umbilical cord separates.
"Manual of Surgery" by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
The midwife prepares a drink which is supposed to aid in the delivery, and after the birth she cuts the umbilical cord with a bamboo knife.
"The Wild Tribes of Davao District, Mindanao" by Fay-Cooper Cole
Sometimes with a depression (umbilicate).
"Among the Mushrooms" by Ellen M. Dallas and Caroline A. Burgin
The umbilical cord in a new-born child is fresh, firm, round, and bluish in colour; blood is contained in its vessels.
"Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology" by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
The umbilical cord contains no nerves, as there is no nervous connection between the mother and the child.
"Plain Facts for Old and Young" by John Harvey Kellogg
Navel Rupture (Umbilical) is that form in which the opening occurs at or near the navel.
"Cluthe's Advice to the Ruptured" by Chas. Cluthe & Sons
Weakness and constipation also predisposes them to Navel or Umbilical Rupture.
"The Veterinarian" by Chas. J. Korinek
Umbilicate: navel-shaped, or resembling a navel.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
An interval which occasionally occurs between the umbilical ligament and the epigastric artery.
"Surgical Anatomy" by Joseph Maclise
The =pileus= is convex, umbilicate, faintly striate, dull reddish yellow, in damp weather with a watery appearance.
"Studies of American Fungi. Mushrooms, Edible, Poisonous, etc." by George Francis Atkinson
Flocks of the umbilical hog, or peccary, traverse the level Montanas.
"Travels in Peru, on the Coast, in the Sierra, Across the Cordilleras and the Andes, into the Primeval Forests" by J. J. von Tschudi
The pileus is bell-shaped, at length umbilicate, smooth.
"The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise" by M. E. Hard
In the centre of the junction was the umbilical ring common to both.
"Curiosities of Medical Experience" by J. G. (John Gideon) Millingen
Its physiological significance is illustrated by the part it takes in the closure of the umbilical and uterine vessels, after childbirth.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various
These turtles have circular umbilical scars averaging approximately two millimeters in diameter.
"North American Recent Soft-shelled Turtles (Family Trionychidae)" by Robert G. Webb
Prolapsus, &c. of the umbilical cord.
"A System of Midwifery" by Edward Rigby
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In poetry:

A FAMOUS painter, jealous of his wife;
Whose charms he valued more than fame or life,
When going on a journey used his art,
To paint an ASS upon a certain part,
(Umbilical, 'tis said) and like a seal:
Impressive token, nothing thence to steal.
"The Pack-Saddle" by Jean de La Fontaine

In news:

The gene therapy used cells taken from the babies' umbilical cords.
Michelle Carew , a daughter of the baseball Hall of Famer Rod Carew , is scheduled to undergo an umbilical cord blood transplant Friday to treat her leukemia, her doctor said today.
Waiting three minutes or longer before clamping a newborn's umbilical cord reduces the prevalence of iron deficiency at four months, a large trial has found.
Davis Umbilical Cord Blood Collection Program will enable the Covina-based business to expand that effort.
Researchers recently announced the beginning of a FDA-approved clinical trial that uses umbilical cord blood stem cells to 'cure' autism.
What is public umbilical cord blood banking.
Researchers announced Tuesday the beginning of a FDA-approved clinical trial that uses umbilical cord blood stem cells to 'cure' autism.
Umbilical cord blood can be a lifesaving resource, thanks to its wealth of stem cells.
That's exactly what happens in the United States over ten thousand times a day because we do not routinely offer to collect precious umbilical cord blood at the time of birth.
Baby's Umbilical Cord Blood Saves Cancer Patient.
Umbilical Cord Blood A Lifesaver.
He is on his way to China to receive treatment that uses umbilical cord stem cell injections from healthy babies.
Jenny and JD Stephenson banked their baby Weston's umbilical cord blood when he was born.
Aker Solutions has been awarded a contract by Subsea 7 for the design and fabrication of a control umbilical for Statoil's Svalin C project on the Norwegian continental shelf.
Still, when they heard that they could have blood from the baby's umbilical cord harvested, frozen and stored in case the child ever got sick and needed it, they leaped at the chance.
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In science:

When n = 4, the singularities generically divide into two types: butterflies and parabolic umbilics.
A Universal Magnification Theorem II. Generic Caustics up to Codimension Five
By assuming that ∂M is umbilic and that (M, g ) is locally conformally flat near ∂M, we derive in section 3 we derive the following C 2 estimates for solutions of (1.14) under suitable conditions on ψ and η .
Estimates and Existence Results for a Fully Nonlinear Yamabe Problem on Manifolds with Boundary
Suppose that ∂M is umbilic and (M, g ) is local ly conformal ly flat near ∂M.
Estimates and Existence Results for a Fully Nonlinear Yamabe Problem on Manifolds with Boundary
Assume that (M, g ) is a smooth compact Riemannian manifold with smooth umbilic boundary ∂M.
Estimates and Existence Results for a Fully Nonlinear Yamabe Problem on Manifolds with Boundary
Since O1 ∩ ∂M is umbilic in g , it is also umbilic in the flat metric.
Estimates and Existence Results for a Fully Nonlinear Yamabe Problem on Manifolds with Boundary
Assume that (f , Γ) satisfies (1.1)–(1.6) and that (M, g ) is a smooth compact Riemannian manifold with smooth umbilic boundary ∂M.
Estimates and Existence Results for a Fully Nonlinear Yamabe Problem on Manifolds with Boundary
Suppose ∂M is umbilic and (M, g ) is local ly conformal ly flat near ∂M.
Estimates and Existence Results for a Fully Nonlinear Yamabe Problem on Manifolds with Boundary
Then, we deduce some comparable results for almost umbilical hypersurfaces.
A Remark on Almost Umbilical Hypersurfaces
Keywords: Hypersurfaces, Rigidity, Pinching, Ricci Curvature, Umbilicity Tensor, Higher Order Mean Curvatures.
A Remark on Almost Umbilical Hypersurfaces
It is a well-known fact that a totally umbilical hypersurface of the Euclidean space Rn+1 which is not totally geodesic is a round sphere.
A Remark on Almost Umbilical Hypersurfaces
Barbosa, do Carmo and Eschenburg proved that totally umbilical round spheres Sn (r) ⊂ Sn+1 are the only compact weakly stable CMC hypersurfaces in Sn+1 .
On the Index of Constant Mean Curvature Hypersurfaces
Then, up to total ly umbilical spheres, I ndT (Σ) ≥ 1.
On the Index of Constant Mean Curvature Hypersurfaces
Rn+2 , then (up to totally umbilical spheres) dim W = n + 2.
On the Index of Constant Mean Curvature Hypersurfaces
Since H is constant, we have ϕ(Σn ) = Sn , so ϕ(Σ) is totally umbilical.
On the Index of Constant Mean Curvature Hypersurfaces
But this also implies that ϕ(Σ) is totally umbilical.
On the Index of Constant Mean Curvature Hypersurfaces
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