Omphalic
Omphalic Om*phal"ic, a. [Gr. ? having a boss, bossy, fr. ? the navel. See {Navel}.] (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the umbilicus, or navel. [1913 Webster]

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  • omphalic — adjective Of or pertaining to the umbilicus, or navel …   Wiktionary

  • omphalic — SYN: umbilical. [G. omphalos, umbilicus] * * * om·phal·ic ( )äm fal ik adj of or relating to the navel * * * om·phal·ic (om falґik) [Gr. omphalikos] umbilical …   Medical dictionary

  • omphalic — om·phal·ic || É‘m fælɪk /É’m adj. of or pertaining to the omphalos; pertaining to the navel; of the center …   English contemporary dictionary

  • omphalic — om·phal·ic …   English syllables

  • omphalic — (ˈ)äm|falik adjective Etymology: omphal + ic : of or relating to the umbilicus …   Useful english dictionary

  • belly button — Navel Na vel (n[=a] v l), n. [AS. nafela, fr. nafu nave; akin to D. navel, G. nabel, OHG. nabolo, Icel. nafli, Dan. navle, Sw. nafle, L. umbilicus, Gr. omfalo s, Skr. n[=a]bh[=i]la. [root]260. See {Nave} hub, and cf. {Omphalic}, {Nombril},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Navel — Na vel (n[=a] v l), n. [AS. nafela, fr. nafu nave; akin to D. navel, G. nabel, OHG. nabolo, Icel. nafli, Dan. navle, Sw. nafle, L. umbilicus, Gr. omfalo s, Skr. n[=a]bh[=i]la. [root]260. See {Nave} hub, and cf. {Omphalic}, {Nombril},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Navel gall — Navel Na vel (n[=a] v l), n. [AS. nafela, fr. nafu nave; akin to D. navel, G. nabel, OHG. nabolo, Icel. nafli, Dan. navle, Sw. nafle, L. umbilicus, Gr. omfalo s, Skr. n[=a]bh[=i]la. [root]260. See {Nave} hub, and cf. {Omphalic}, {Nombril},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Navel point — Navel Na vel (n[=a] v l), n. [AS. nafela, fr. nafu nave; akin to D. navel, G. nabel, OHG. nabolo, Icel. nafli, Dan. navle, Sw. nafle, L. umbilicus, Gr. omfalo s, Skr. n[=a]bh[=i]la. [root]260. See {Nave} hub, and cf. {Omphalic}, {Nombril},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • umbilical — Relating to the umbilicus. SYN: omphalic. * * * um·bil·i·cal .əm bil i kəlalso .əm bə lī kəl adj 1) of, relating to, or used at the navel <umbilical infection> 2) of or relating to the central abdominal region that is situated between the… …   Medical dictionary

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