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Abdominal

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Abdominal \Ab*dom"i*nal\, adjective [Cf. F. abdominal.]

1. Of or pertaining to the abdomen; ventral; as, the abdominal regions, muscles, cavity.

2. (Zool.) Having abdominal fins; belonging to the Abdominales; as, abdominal fishes.

{Abdominal ring} (Anat.), a fancied ringlike opening on each side of the abdomen, external and superior to the pubes; -- called also {inguinal ring}.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Abdominal \Ab*dom"i*nal\, noun; E. pl. {Abdominals}, L. pl. {Abdominales}. A fish of the group Abdominales.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

abdominal

adjective

1: of or relating to or near the abdomen; "abdominal muscles"

noun

1: the muscles of the abdomen [syn: {abdominal}, {abdominal muscle}, {ab}]


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