Meaning of “abdomen” in the English Dictionary

"abdomen" in British English

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abdomennoun [ C ]

uk /ˈæb.də.mən/ us /ˈæb.də.mən/ specialized
abdominal
adjective uk /æbˈdɒm.ɪ.nəl/ us /æbˈdɑː.mə.nəl/

abdominal pains

(Definition of “abdomen” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"abdomen" in American English

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abdomennoun [ C ]

us /ˈæb·də·mən/

the part of the body that contains stomach, bowels, and other organs in a person or animal

abdominal
adjective [ not gradable ] us /æbˈdɑm·ə·nəl, əb-/

This virus causes terrible abdominal pain.

(Definition of “abdomen” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)