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Synonyms for abdomen
ˈæb də mən, æbˈdoʊ-ab·domen

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  1. abdomennoun

    stomach, belly

  2. abdomennoun

    The belly, or that part of the body between the thorax and the pelvis, not including the back.

    belly, stomach

  3. abdomennoun

    The cavity of the belly, which is lined by the peritoneum, and contains the stomach, bowels, and other viscera; often restricted in humans to the part between the diaphragm and the commencement of the pelvis, the remainder being called the pelvic cavity.

    He was all bent over complaining of pains in the abdomen.

    stomach, belly

  4. abdomennoun

    The posterior section of the body, behind the thorax, in insects, crustaceans, and other Arthropoda.

    stomach, belly

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. abdomen

    belly, paunch

Princeton's WordNet

  1. abdomen, venter, stomach, bellynoun

    the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis

    belly, breadbasket, tum, venter, paunch, stomach, tummy, abdominal cavity

  2. abdominal cavity, abdomennoun

    the cavity containing the major viscera; in mammals it is separated from the thorax by the diaphragm

    stomach, belly, abdominal cavity, venter

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. abdomennoun

    belly, paunch

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. abdomennoun

    belly, paunch

    Associated words:
    abdominal, ventral, paunchy, abdominous, peritoneum, peritonitis, celiac, laparotomy, groin, eventration, abdominoscopy, hypogastric, hypogastrium

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "abdomen":

    abdominal, belly, stomach, underbelly, underside

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  1. John Rogers:

    This is a new class of electronic biomedical implants, the devices can be adapted to sense fluid flow, motion, pH or thermal characteristics, in formats that are compatible with the body's abdomen and extremities, as well as the deep brain.

  2. Corrie Moreau:

    It was nerve-wracking, because you want to protect as much of it as you can, taking the first steps and pulling off part of the abdomen was very stressful, but it was also kind of exhilarating to know that we might be able to address a question that has been unanswered for almost 100 years that can't be answered any other way.

  3. Asghari Begum:

    They pushed me, then punched me on my face, in the abdomen.

  4. Kara Landau:

    Instead, it is fermented by the beneficial bacteria living in the gut. This fermentation process releases byproducts that improve the body’s insulin response, which help to prevent fat stored around the abdomen. Abdominal fat is highly correlated with diabetes, and a waist circumference larger than 35 inches in women and 40 inches in men is a risk factor for heart disease.

  5. Alicia Johnston:

    Clearly, there are many, many limitations to trying to do a physical exam in a two-dimensional format without being able to put a stethoscope on a child's chest and actually palpate a limb and abdomen.

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