Translation of "umbilical cord" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

umbilical cord

noun [ C usually singular ] uk us /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)

He asked the nurse if he could cut his son's umbilical cord. 他問護士他是否可以剪掉兒子的臍帶。

(Translation of “umbilical cord” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)