umbilically

adverb
um·​bil·​i·​cal·​ly | \ -k(ə)lē, -li \

Definition of umbilically

: by means of or as if by means of an umbilical cord : intimately embryos nourished umbilically umbilically tied to … complex, tentative liberalism— H. J. Bresler

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“Umbilically.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/umbilically. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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