Abdomen

All possible synonyms of the word Abdomen as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Abdominal cavity, abdomen

Definition

  • the cavity containing the major viscera; in mammals it is separated from the thorax by the diaphragm

Synonyms

  • abdominal cavity
  • abdomen

Hypernyms

  • cavity, bodily cavity, cavum: (anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus within the body

Part holonym

  • abdomen, venter, stomach, belly: the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis

Abdomen, venter, stomach, belly

Definition

  • the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis

Synonyms

  • abdomen
  • venter
  • stomach
  • belly

Hypernyms

  • body part: any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity

Part holonym

  • torso, trunk, body: the body excluding the head and neck and limbs; "they moved their arms and legs and bodies"

Part metromyms

  • abdominal aorta: a branch of the descending aorta
  • colic artery, arteria colica: arteries that supply blood to the colon
  • hypochondrium: the upper region of the abdomen just below the lowest ribs on either side of the epigastrium
  • intestine, bowel, gut: the part of the alimentary canal between the stomach and the anus
  • navel, umbilicus, bellybutton, belly button, omphalos, omphalus: a scar where the umbilical cord was attached; "you were not supposed to show your navel on television"; "they argued whether or not Adam had a navel"; "she had a tattoo just above her bellybutton"
  • abdominal, abdominal muscle, ab: the muscles of the abdomen
  • abdominal cavity, abdomen: the cavity containing the major viscera; in mammals it is separated from the thorax by the diaphragm
  • abdominal wall: a wall of the abdomen

Hyponyms

  • underbelly, underbody: the soft belly or underside of an animal's body

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