Meaning of ABDOMINAL in English

ABDOMINAL

I. abˈdämən ə l, əb- adjective

Etymology: French, from abdomin- + -al

1. : of or belonging to the abdomen : ventral

abdominal muscle

2. of a fish : having the pelvic or ventral fins under the abdomen and behind the pectoral fins

II. noun

( -s )

: an abdominal element (as a vein or muscle)

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