omphaloscopy

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὀμφαλός (omphalos, navel) + σκοπία (skopia, observation). Literally the "contemplation of one's navel".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɒm.fə.ˈlɒ.skə.pi/

Noun[edit]

omphaloscopy (uncountable)

  1. Introversion.

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