Abdominal meaning

ăb-dŏmə-nəl
Frequency:
The definition of abdominal refers to the area of the body between the chest and the pelvis where the intestines, stomach, liver, kidneys, gall bladder, appendix, spleen, and pancreas are located.

An example of abdominal is the area where your stomach is.

adjective
3
0
An abdominal muscle.

An exercise machine that works the abdominals.

noun
3
0
Of or relating to the abdomen.
adjective
3
1
Relating to the abdomen.
adjective
2
0
An abdominal muscle.

An exercise machine that works the abdominals.

noun
0
0
Advertisement
Of or pertaining to the abdomen; ventral. [Mid 18th century.]

Abdominal muscles.

Abdominal cavity.

adjective
0
0
(icthyology) Having the ventral fins under the abdomen and behind the pectoral fins. [Mid 19th century.]
adjective
0
0
(icthyology) Ventral, in describing a fin. [Late 19th century.]
adjective
0
0
(colloquial, usually plural only) An abdominal muscle. [Mid 20th century.]
noun
0
0
Of, in, on, or for the abdomen.
adjective
0
1
Advertisement

Origin of abdominal

  • First attested in 1746. From New Latin abdominalis, from Latin abdōmen. Compare French abdominal.

    From Wiktionary