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Definition of Omphalo-

Omphalo-: Prefix indicating a relationship to the umbilicus (the navel). From the Greek word for the decorative boss protruding from the center of a Greek warrior?s shield.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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Last Editorial Review: 3/19/2012

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