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umbilical cord

noun [C usually singular]
 
 
/ʌmˈbɪl.ɪ.kəlˌkɔːd/ US  /-ˌkɔːrd/
the long tube-like structure which connects a baby which has not yet been born to its mother's placenta (= the organ which provides it with food and oxygen)
脐带
He asked the nurse if he could cut his son's umbilical cord.
他问护士他是否可以剪掉儿子的脐带。
Sexual and reproductive organsPregnancyBirth
Translations of “umbilical cord”
in Spanish cordón umbilical…
in Korean 탯줄…
in Arabic الحَبل السرّي…
in Portuguese cordão umbilical…
in Catalan cordó umbilical…
in Japanese へその緒…
in Italian cordone ombelicale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 臍帶…
in Russian пуповина…
in Turkish göbek bağı…
in Polish pępowina…
(Definition of umbilical cord from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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