Definition of 'abdomen'
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The patches are small and discreet and shaped to fit the abdomen and lower back. The Sun (2009)She was found with chest and abdomen wounds and died in hospital soon afterwards. The Sun (2011)While sitting massage the hips and lower abdomen. The Hayfever Handbook - a summer survival guide (1988)She had been shot six times in the abdomen and upper chest. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Look to see if their chest or abdomen is moving. Taking Drugs Seriously (1994)Anyone hit in the chest or abdomen was deemed to be beyond hope and left to die. THE HUNTING OF MAN (2004)Relax in a chair and place one hand on your lower abdomen and the other on your chest. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Then see it cleaning your throat and down into your chest and abdomen taking anything harmful to your body with it. Coming Off Tranquillizers and Sleeping Pills (1991)The gel can also be applied to the arms, abdomen or thighs. The Sun (2010)And it is hard to diagnose, because of its location at the back of the abdomen. The Sun (2008) Low in my abdomen is the gentle weight of our second, unborn daughter. Times, Sunday Times (2012)From this position bring your arms forward by pressing with your elbows against the pads until the support bar touches your lower abdomen. Shape Your Body, Shape Your Life (1987)The core muscles are those in the abdomen and back, which provide support to the whole body. Times, Sunday Times (2010)When he saw no mercenaries he deserted, only to be shot in the abdomen and leg by a sniper from his own side. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The equipment consists of a small hand-held box with four electrodes which can be placed on particular acupuncture points on your back or abdomen. Alternative Health Care for Women (1991)She and a male colleague opened fire, hitting him in the arm, thigh and abdomen. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This can cause tiredness, breathlessness and a build-up of fluid in legs and abdomen. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She suffered 16 puncture wounds to her hind legs, abdomen and neck. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Under the chin or a small amount of fat on the lower tummy can take half an hour, while the abdomen and thighs takes two hours. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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British English: abdomen /ˈæbdəmən; æbˈdəʊ-/ NOUN
Your abdomen is the part of your body below your chest where your stomach is.
The pain in my abdomen grew worse.
- American English: abdomen
- Arabic: بَطْن
- Brazilian Portuguese: abdômen
- Chinese: 腹部
- Croatian: trbuh
- Czech: břicho
- Danish: underliv
- Dutch: abdomen
- European Spanish: abdomen
- Finnish: vatsa
- French: abdomen
- German: Unterleib
- Greek: κοιλιά
- Italian: addome
- Japanese: 腹
- Korean: 배
- Norwegian: mage
- Polish: brzuch
- European Portuguese: abdómen
- Romanian: abdomen
- Russian: живот
- Spanish: abdomen
- Swedish: buk
- Thai: ท้อง
- Turkish: karın
- Ukrainian: живіт
- Vietnamese: bụng
Definition of abdomen from the Collins English Dictionary
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