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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (anatomy)
a. navel
Tiene un piercing en el ombligo.She has a piercing in her navel.
b. belly button (colloquial)
El bebé se quitó un poco de pelusa del ombligo con el dedo.The toddler removed a little bit of lint from his belly button with his finger.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (anatomy)
a. navel
se cree el ombligo del mundohe thinks the world revolves around him
2. (fig)
mirarse el ombligoto contemplate one's navel
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navel; belly button (familiar)
se le arrugó o encogió el ombligo he got cold feet (familiar)
meter a algn el ombligo para dentro to put the wind up sb (familiar)
mirarse el ombligo to contemplate one's navel
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ombligo del mundo
navel of the world
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