Definition of abdominal in English:


Line breaks: ab¦dom|in¦al
Pronunciation: /abˈdɒmɪn(ə)l



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  • An abdominal muscle: Pilates greatly benefits the lower abdominals
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    • Remember that abdominals are muscles, just like triceps, biceps, pecs and lats.
    • I can boast coconut deltoids, pulsating pectorals, bulging biceps and six pack abdominals.
    • More advanced students use their abdominals and thigh muscles to keep their legs extended.



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  • The authors conclude that hysterectomy should be performed vaginally rather than abdominally where possible.
  • Abdominally obese respondents were more often exhausted and experienced problems with sweating and depressive symptoms.
  • In contrast to men with elevated BMI, abdominally obese participants reported low self-esteem.

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