navel definition

  • noun:
    • The mark-on the surface of the abdomen of animals where in actuality the umbilical cord had been attached during gestation. Also known as umbilicus.
    • A central point; a middle.
    • The indentation or bump staying into the stomach of animals where the umbilical cord was connected before birth.
    • The central part or point of everything; the center.
    • A mark or despair in the middle of the stomach; the umbilicus; labeled as also belly button in people. See umbilicus.
    • The main part or point of anything; the center.
    • an eye fixed on underneath side of a carronade for acquiring it to a carriage.
    • In anatomy, a mark or scar in the exact middle of the belly where in fact the umbilical cord was attached inside fetus; the umbilieus; the omphalos.
    • The main point or part of anything; the center.
    • The nave of a wheel.
    • In ordnance, same as narel bolt.
    • a scar where the umbilical cord ended up being affixed
    • the middle point or middle of something

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