noun. a scar where the umbilical cord was attached.
- belly button
- umbilicus (Latin)
Sentences with umbilicus
1. Noun, singular or mass
It is not necessary to wear gloves when handling newborn puppies, but avoid touching the umbilicus until it heals and be sure your hands are clean.
In severe cases, it can cause the belly button to push out, a condition known as umbilicus eversion.