1. The navel; the center. "The umbilic of the world."

2. <geometry> An umbilicus. See Umbilicus, 5 .

Origin: From L. Umbilicus: cf. F. Ombilic. See Navel.

<anatomy> See Umbilical.

(01 Mar 1998)

umbellule, umber, umber codon, umber mutation < Prev | Next > umbilical, umbilical arteries, umbilical artery

Bookmark with: icon icon icon icon iconword visualiser Go and visit our forums Community Forums