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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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  • The umbilicus is a cicatrix formed after the metamorphosis of a median foetal structure -- the placental cord, &c.
  • These are what is called the umbilicus, for this is a blood-vessel, consisting of one or more vessels in different animals.
  • The umbilicus is the external structure that is comprised of several structures that are necessary while the foal is in the womb.
  • The ruka sprang off and approached, trailing the noga's thick "umbilicus" across a shoulder. for more
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