umbilication


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umbilication

 [um-bil″ĭ-ka´shun]
a depression resembling the umbilicus.

um·bil·i·ca·tion

(ŭm-bil'i-kā'shŭn),
1. A pit or navellike depression.
2. Formation of a depression at the apex of a papule, vesicle, or pustule.

umbilication

/um·bil·i·ca·tion/ (um-bil″ĭ-ka´shun) a depression resembling the umbilicus.

umbilication

[um′bilikā′shən]
Etymology: L, umbilicus, navel
the process of becoming dimpled or pitted or acquiring a depressed area.

um·bil·i·ca·tion

(ŭm-bil'i-kā'shŭn)
1. A pit or navellike depression.
2. Formation of a depression at the apex of a papule, vesicle, or pustule.

umbilication

a depression resembling the umbilicus.