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Abdominal Ring

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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}.


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