carinate abdomen

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin carinatus, from carina (keel) +Borrowing from Middle French abdomen, borrowing from Latin abdomen, possibly from abdō (conceal), from ab (away) + dere (to put, place)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈkæ.ɹɪ.neɪt ˈæb.də.mən/, /ˈkæ.ɹɪ.neɪt æbˈdoʊ.mən/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈkæ.ɹɪ.neɪt ˈæb.də.mən/, /ˈkæ.ɹɪ.neɪt æbˈdoʊ.mən/

Noun[edit]

carinate abdomen (plural carinate abdomens)

  1. (medicine) Alternative form of scaphoid abdomen.

References[edit]

1993 [1940], Thomas, Clayton L. editor, Taber's Encyclopedic Medical Dictionary, edition 5th, Philadelphia, PA: F. A. Davis Company, ISBN 0-8036-8313-8, page 1: