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/ˈabdəmən/ Noun, pl. abdomens or abdomina 1. In vertebrates such as mammals, constitutes the part of the body between the thorax (chest) and pelvis. ( 2. The region of the body in between the thorax and the pelvis. ( 3. The part of the body where stomach, intestines, liver, spleen, and pancreas are contained inside a cavity lined by peritoneum. ( 4. The posterior part of the body of an arthropod, esp. the segments of an insect’s body behind the thorax. (Google dictionary) Word origin: From Latin...

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