areola umbilicus

n.

A pigmented ring surrounding the umbilicus of a pregnant woman.

Nearby words

  1. areo-,
  2. areocentric,
  3. areography,
  4. areola,
  5. areola mammae,
  6. areolar gland,
  7. areolar tissue,
  8. areolas,
  9. areolate,
  10. areole


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