Meaning of INGUINAL in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈiŋ-gwə-n ə l ]


Etymology: Middle English inguynale, from Latin inguinalis, from inguin-, inguen groin — more at aden-

Date: 15th century

: of, relating to, or situated in the region of the groin or in either of the lowest lateral regions of the abdomen

an inguinal hernia

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.