Did you know?

Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word

British pronunciation of 

umbilical cord

view main entry for umbilical cord noun  /ʌmˈbɪlɪk(ə)l ˌkɔː(r)d/
Click to listen to the pronunciation of umbilical cord

This is the British English pronunciation of umbilical cord.

View American English pronunciation of umbilical cord.

Previous and next

Open Dictionary


the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

add a word


A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.

global English and language change from our blog
Macmillan learn live love play