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fu·nis

(fyū'nis),
1. Synonym(s): umbilical cord
2. A cordlike structure.
[L. a rope, cord]

funis

/fu·nis/ (fu´nis) any cordlike structure, particularly the umbilical cord.fu´nic

funis

[fyo̅o̅′nis, fo̅o̅′nis]
a cordlike structure, such as the umbilical cord.

funis

Latin
(1) Any cord-like structure.
(2) Umbilical cord.

fu·nis

(fyū'nis)
1. Synonym(s): umbilical cord.
2. A cordlike structure.
[L. a rope, cord]
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