HyperDic: abdominal_cavity

English > 1 sense of the expression abdominal cavity:
NOUNbodyabdominal cavity, abdomenthe cavity containing the major viscera
English > abdominal cavity: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningThe cavity containing the major viscera; in mammals it is separated from the thorax by the diaphragm.
Synonymabdomen
Part ofabdomen, venter, stomach, bellyThe region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis
Broadercavity, bodily cavity, cavum(anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus / sinus within the body
Spanishcavidad abdominal
Catalancavitat abdominal
Adjectivescoeliac, celiacof or in or belonging to the cavity of the abdomen

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