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navel

the scar in the centre of the abdomen, usually forming a slight depression, where the umbilical cord was attached

What does it mean when you dream about a navel?

A navel can represent the center, as in the navel (the center) of the universe, or in the sense of personal centering. Dreaming about one’s navel can also indicate something about the relationship with one’s mother.

navel

[′nā·vəl]
(anatomy)
The umbilicus.
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This well-established tactic relies on dispersing a synthetic version of the sex pheromone emitted by female navel orangeworm moths.
Recently, a guy brought a pounds 200 diamond in and had me make a navel bar for his wife as a birthday present - personalised body jewellery is going to be the next big thing.
High-quality navel and Valencia oranges, plus grapefruit and lemons, probably have the greatest potential for export growth.
My ears are pierced, and I'm getting my navel pierced, too.
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The first clear reference to Jerusalem as the navel of the earth occurs in the Book of Jubilees, a retelling of the Book of Genesis composed in Hebrew in Palestine in Second Temple times.
In addition to the Sunkist Navel Orange, citrus connoisseurs will find bright orange Minneola tangelos; raspberry-fleshed Blood Oranges and pink-fleshed Cara Cara Navels (The Power Orange), as well as sweet grapefruit specialties such as Pummelos and Sweeties, in their local produce sections.
All navel oranges that display this distinctive pattern are promptly culled--an established practice that dates back more than 50 years in California citrus packinghouses.
Possible symptoms: Abdominal pain, starting around the navel, then moving down to the lower-right abdomen, slight temperature, rarely above 38C (100.
New York, July 6 (ANI): Scientists have found that the human navel plays host to a number of unknown strains of bacteria.
Pilates But, with the weight of new evidence clamouring at my fingers as I type this, I'm prepared to admit, when inclined in some wacky Pilates position, that I would suck my navel to my spine (the Pilates main mantra) and I would ask myself: "How exactly is this doing me any good?
ISLAMABAD, January 02, 2010 (Balochistan Times): President Asif Ali Zardari will participate in Pakistan Navy passing out ceremony at Navel academy Karachi today (Sunday).