How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"omphalo" is from "omphalos" (navel) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "navel" OR "umbilicus" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Total omphalectomy is proposed as definitive treatment in order to avoid recurrences.|
|Plant Omphalodes in part shade in well-drained soil.|