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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
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The right and left hepatic veins are partly exposed, but not encircled with umbilical tape. Following preparation for the Pringle maneuver, parenchymal transection starts without preceding hilar dissection.
The needle was threaded with umbilical tape and it was drawn back dorsally, pulled the tape through.
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