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diaphragm

noun [C]  /ˈdɑɪ·əˌfræm/ us  
a thin piece of material that is stretched across an opening, esp. the muscle that separates the chest from the lower part of the body containing the stomach and bowels
Translations of “diaphragm”
in Spanish Diafragma…
in Korean 횡경막…
in Arabic الحِجاب الحاجِز…
in Portuguese diafragma…
in Catalan diafragma…
in Japanese 横隔膜…
in Italian diaframma…
in Chinese (Traditional) 肌肉, 膈,膈膜,橫隔膜…
in Russian диафрагма…
in Turkish diyafram, mide ve ciğerler arasındaki güçlü kas…
in Chinese (Simplified) 肌肉, 膈,膈膜…
in Polish przepona…
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