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1. Of, relating to, or resembling a navel or an umbilical cord.
2. Located near the central area of the abdomen.
An umbilical cord.
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1. (Anatomy) of, relating to, or resembling the umbilicus or the umbilical cord
2. (Anatomy) in the region of the umbilicus: an umbilical hernia.
(Anatomy) short for umbilical cord
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um•bil•i•cal(ʌmˈbɪl ɪ kəl)
1. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of an umbilicus or umbilical cord.
2. joined together by or as if by an umbilical cord.
3. adjacent to or located near the navel.n.
[1535–45; < Medieval Latin]
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umbilical- From Latin umbilicus, "navel."
See also related terms for navel.
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|Noun||1.||umbilical - membranous duct connecting the fetus with the placenta|
conceptus, fertilized egg, embryo - an animal organism in the early stages of growth and differentiation that in higher forms merge into fetal stages but in lower forms terminate in commencement of larval life
fetus, foetus - an unborn or unhatched vertebrate in the later stages of development showing the main recognizable features of the mature animal
duct, epithelial duct, canal, channel - a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance; "the tear duct was obstructed"; "the alimentary canal"; "poison is released through a channel in the snake's fangs"
funiculus - any of several body structure resembling a cord
fetal membrane - any membrane that functions for the protection or nourishment or respiration or excretion of a developing fetus
|Adj.||1.||umbilical - relating to or resembling the umbilicus; "umbilical cord"|
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umbilical[ˌʌmbɪˈlaɪk/əl] adj → ombelicale
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
a. umbilical, rel. al ombligo;
___ notch → ligamento ___;
___ hernia → hernia ___.
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