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abdomen
American English: /ˈæbdəmən/
, /æbˈdoʊmən/
British English: /ˈabdəmən/
, /abˈdəʊmən/

Translation of abdomen in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (of mammal) a pain in the lower abdomen
    un dolor en el bajo vientre
    Example sentences
    • It is quite common to develop a vertical, pigmented line on the skin of the abdomen below the belly button, which fades later.
    • This is a long thin instrument with a light source at its tip, to light up the inside of the abdomen or pelvis.
    • A high bowel obstruction will have a few dilated loops of small bowel in the abdomen.
  • 2 (of insect)
    Example sentences
    • It has three pairs of true legs on the thorax and five pairs of fleshy prolegs on the abdomen.
    • When they get peckish, the queens wag their abdomens across their nests, creating vibrations that ‘ask’ for a nutritious saliva snack.
    • Attacked bees often have deformed wings and abdomens and a shortened life span.
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