suborbicular

adjective

sub·​orbicular
variants or less commonly suborbiculate or suborbiculated
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: nearly orbicular : approximately circular

Word History

Etymology

suborbicular, suborbiculate International Scientific Vocabulary sub- + orbicular or orbiculate; suborbiculated from sub- + obsolete English orbiculated, from Latin orbiculatus orbiculate + English -ed

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“Suborbicular.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/suborbicular. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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