Translation of "umbilical cord" - English-Spanish dictionary
umbilical cord noun /(British ) amˈbilikəl ˌkoːd, ˌambiˈlaikəl ˌkoːd; (American) amˈbilikəl ˌkoːrd/
› (biology) a long tube that connects an unborn baby to its mother and which contains blood vessels that supply nutrients and remove waste products. The umbilical cord is cut at birth.
cut/sever the umbilical cord › to stop being dependent on something or someone else
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Some men are just overgrown children that need to cut the umbilical cord before even contemplating getting into a relationship with a woman.