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orbicular

División en sílabas: or·bic·u·lar
Pronunciación: /ôrˈbikyələr
 
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Definición de orbicular en inglés:

adjetivo

technical
1Having the shape of a flat ring or disk.
Example sentences
  • Apart from these clearly definable shapes, the orbicular elements were generally amorphous.
  • The petals are broadly ovate to orbicular, and 6-7 mm wide and long.
2Having a rounded convex or globular shape.
2.1 Geology (Of a rock) containing spheroidal igneous inclusions.

Origen

late Middle English: from late Latin orbicularis, from Latin orbiculus, diminutive of orbis 'ring'.

Derivados

orbicularity

1
Pronunciación: /ôrˌbikyeˈlaritē/
sustantivo

orbicularly

2
adverbio

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