κοιλία

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From κοῖλος (koîlos, hollow)

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Noun[edit]

κοιλία (koilía) (genitive κοιλίας) f, first declension

  1. the large hollow or cavity of the body, belly, abdomen, stomach
    1. the intestines, bowels
    2. excrement
  2. any cavity in the body, ventricle, chamber
    1. the socket of a bone
    2. the middle fleshy part of the muscles
  3. any hollow or cavity

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