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English definition of “epigastric”

epigastric

adjective uk   /ˌep.ɪˈɡæs.trɪk/ us    // specialized
relating to the central upper part of the abdomen ( = the lower part of the body, containing the stomach, bowels and other organs): epigastric pain/surgeryThe digestive system
(Definition of epigastric from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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