abdominal
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Usage note
This word is often used in the plural in the sense show in 2).
abdominal(
ahb
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da
-
mih
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nuhl
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (related to the abdomen)
a. abdominal
The patient complained of abdominal pain.El paciente se quejaba de dolores abdominales.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (anatomy)
a. el abdominal
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
This exercise is excellent for your abdominals and legs.Este ejercicio es excelente para los abdominales y las piernas.
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abdominal
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (anatomy)
a. abdominal
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abdominal [æbˈdɒmɪnl]
adjective
abdominal
abdominals (n) (muscles) abdominales (m)
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abdominal
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Usage note
This word is often used in the plural in the senses shown in 2) and 3).
abdominal(
ahb
-
doh
-
mee
-
nahl
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (related to the abdomen)
a. abdominal
Una infección intestinal es la causa de su dolor abdominal, Sr. Gomez.An intestinal infection is the cause of your abdominal pain, Mr. Gomez.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (anatomy)
a. abdominal
Me duelen los abdominales porque ayer hice pilates.My abdominals hurt because I did Pilates yesterday.
b. ab
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Guau, tienes bien marcados los abdominales.Wow, your abs are really chiseled.
3. (exercise)
a. sit-up
En el gimnasio suelo hacer cien abdominales.I usually do one hundred sit-ups in the gym.
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abdominal
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. abdominal
dolores abdominalesabdominal pains
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. sit-ups
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abdominal
adjective
abdominal
sit-up
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