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Etymology

1. umbilical

noun. ['əmˈbɪlɪkəl'] membranous duct connecting the fetus with the placenta.

Synonyms

  • foetus
  • canal
  • fetal membrane
  • embryo
  • umbilical vein
  • funiculus
  • fertilized egg
  • umbilical cord
  • epithelial duct
  • fetus
  • vena umbilicalis
  • duct
  • channel

Etymology

  • umbilicus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Umbilical Hernia

  • hibernia

Example sentences of the word umbilical-hernia


1. Noun Phrase
If it doesn't close, the result is an umbilical hernia in the puppy.

2. Noun Phrase
A simple umbilical hernia has a better chance of a positive outcome than a traumatic diaphragmatic hernia.

3. Noun Phrase
Exercises are an important part of umbilical hernia treatment without surgery.

4. Noun Phrase
Multiple pregnancies can also leave you with a postpartum umbilical hernia.

2. hernia

noun. ['ˈhɝːniːə'] rupture in smooth muscle tissue through which a bodily structure protrudes.

Synonyms

  • umbilical hernia
  • laparocele
  • diverticulum
  • rupture
  • vaginocele
  • hiatal hernia
  • herniation
  • keratocele
  • omphalocele
  • hiatus hernia
  • colpocele
  • exomphalos
  • inguinal hernia
  • eventration

Etymology

  • hernia (Latin)
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