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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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The proposed method detects the nipple area and then detects the candidate navel area using the relative position information of the detected nipple area.
What the characters come to realize is that the navel is an unambiguous sign of humanness.
Navels from Chile, Australia and South Africa also had a good run, he notes, as did clementines and navels from Uruguay, which Oppy introduced last year.
Bravante is projected to add 1 million field cartons of navels, 200,000 field cartons of Valencias, 150,000 field cartons of lemons, and 20,000 field cartons of minneolas to Sunkist's portfolio for the 2009-10 season.
"Morocco's citrus production continues to be dominated by the traditional Clementine, navels and Maroc-late (78 percent of the total production).
To reach his conclusion, Sinkkonen pointed out a research by Charles Puckett and colleagues of the University of Misouri, which quizzed people to choose from a number of navels the one that was most attractive.
In the strongest sign that the freeze will hurt consumers, navel orange prices doubled at the wholesale level, with the highest grade, large-sized navels increasing from up to $17 per bushel the previous week to about $35 last week, according to USDA.
The crimes under investigation are the torture/murders of several young men whose hands have been burned and whose navels have been excised.
Last week we asked whether Adam and Eve had navels. If they were really the first man and woman on earth, then surely not?
It's time the churches stop contemplating their navels and plying only the narrow focus of personal salvation.
Indeed, narrow navels rated highly in a University of Missouri--Columbia survey of 147 women (Plast.