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um·bil·i·ci(ŭm-bil'i-kŭs, ŭm-bi-lī-kŭs; -i-sī, -lī'kī), [TA]
The pit in the center of the abdominal wall marking the point where the umbilical cord entered the fetus.
The mark on the surface of the abdomen of mammals where the umbilical cord was attached during gestation. Also called umbilicus.
navelThe scarred residua of the umbilical cord in humans, which is either a depression (“innie”, seen in 90% of the population) or protuberance (“outie”).
navelMedtalk Umbilicus, see there Vox populi Belly-button.
um·bil·i·cus, umbilici (ŭm-bi-lī'kūs, -sī) [TA]
The pit in the center of the abdominal wall marking the site where the umbilical cord entered in the fetus.