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um·bil·i·cal

 (ŭm-bĭl′ĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or resembling a navel or an umbilical cord.
2. Located near the central area of the abdomen.
n. Aerospace
An umbilical cord.

um·bil′i·cal·ly adv.

umbilical

(ʌmˈbɪlɪkəl; ˌʌmbɪˈlaɪkəl)
adj
1. (Anatomy) of, relating to, or resembling the umbilicus or the umbilical cord
2. (Anatomy) in the region of the umbilicus: an umbilical hernia.
n
(Anatomy) short for umbilical cord
umˈbilically adv

um•bil•i•cal

(ʌmˈbɪl ɪ kəl)

adj.
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]
um•bil′i•cal•ly, adv.

umbilical

- From Latin umbilicus, "navel."
See also related terms for navel.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.umbilical - membranous duct connecting the fetus with the placentaumbilical - 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
umbilical vein, vena umbilicalis - a vein in the umbilical cord; returns nutrient blood from the placenta to the fetus
Adj.1.umbilical - relating to or resembling the umbilicusumbilical - relating to or resembling the umbilicus; "umbilical cord"
Translations

umbilical

[ˌʌmbɪˈlaɪkəl]
A. ADJumbilical
B. CPD umbilical cord Ncordón m umbilical

umbilical

adjNabel-
n (Space, Anat: also umbilical cord) → Nabelschnur f

umbilical

[ˌʌmbɪˈlaɪkl] adjombelicale

um·bil·i·cal

a. umbilical, rel. al ombligo;
___ notchligamento ___;
___ herniahernia ___.

umbilical

adj umbilical