abdomen Meaning in Cambridge Learner Dictionary
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abdomen

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈæbdəmən/ formal
the lower part of a person or animal's body, containing the stomach and other organsThe human torso
abdominal
 
 
/æbˈdɒmɪnəl/ adjective
to do with the abdomen: abdominal painsThe human torso
Translations of “abdomen”
in Arabic بَطن, جَوْف…
in Korean 복부…
in Malaysian abdomen…
in French abdomen…
in Turkish karın boşluğu, karın…
in Italian addome…
in Chinese (Traditional) (人或動物的)腹(部), (昆蟲的)腹部…
in Russian брюшная полость, живот…
in Polish brzuch…
in Vietnamese bụng…
in Spanish abdomen…
in Portuguese abdômen…
in Thai ท้อง…
in German der Unterleib…
in Catalan abdomen…
in Japanese 腹, 腹部…
in Indonesian perut…
in Chinese (Simplified) (人或动物的)腹(部), (昆虫的)腹部…
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