Definitions for umbilicalʌmˈbɪl ɪ kəl
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umbilical cord, umbilical(adj)
membranous duct connecting the fetus with the placenta
relating to or resembling the umbilicus
A cord connecting an astronaut to a spacecraft or the like.
Of, or relating to, the navel (umbilicus) or the umbilical cord.
Origin: From umbilicus.
of or pertaining to an umbilicus, or umbilical cord; umbilic
pertaining to the center; central
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
He [Walker] was in the room. There's no other person that I'm thinking about as I'm cutting this umbilical cord.
You don't want to foul your umbilical around yourself or cut yourself, you have to move pretty carefully when you are down there.
I began to question why we were trained to cut the umbilical cord immediately after a baby was born, i then started to explore my theory that there must be a link to a child's health based on when the cord is cut.
Ah! How neatly tied, in these people, is the umbilical cord of morality! Since they left their mothers they have never sinned, have they? They are apostles, they are the descendants of priests; one can only wonder from what source they draw their indignation, and above all how much they have pocketed to do this, and in any case what it has done for them.
The practice of helping babies breathe while waiting to clamp the umbilical cord has been around for a long time; it makes sense for the sickest infants, we're focused on producing evidence that shows the benefits. We think this could become the foundation for practice changing resuscitation techniques, transforming outcomes for the most critical of newborns nationwide.
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