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Clipping of abdomen or abdominal.



abdo (uncountable)

  1. (medicine, colloquial) Abdomen.
    CT chest abdo pelvis


abdo (not comparable)

  1. (medicine, colloquial) Abdominal.
    abdo pain




Clipping of abdominal.



abdo m (plural abdos)

  1. (informal, rare in the singular) ab (abdominal muscle)
  2. (informal) crunch (abdominal exercise)
    faire des abdos

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From ab- +‎ *dō (put), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁- (to put, place, set); the suffix is also found in crēdō, cedō.



abdō (present infinitive abdere, perfect active abdidī, supine abditum); third conjugation

  1. I hide, conceal, keep secret, cover, suppress, sheathe.
  2. I remove, put away, set aside; banish.
  3. (often with se) I betake myself, go away, go and hide.


   Conjugation of abdō (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present abdō abdis abdit abdimus abditis abdunt
imperfect abdēbam abdēbās abdēbat abdēbāmus abdēbātis abdēbant
future abdam abdēs abdet abdēmus abdētis abdent
perfect abdidī abdidistī abdidit abdidimus abdidistis abdidērunt, abdidēre
pluperfect abdideram abdiderās abdiderat abdiderāmus abdiderātis abdiderant
future perfect abdiderō abdideris abdiderit abdiderimus abdideritis abdiderint
passive present abdor abderis, abdere abditur abdimur abdiminī abduntur
imperfect abdēbar abdēbāris, abdēbāre abdēbātur abdēbāmur abdēbāminī abdēbantur
future abdar abdēris, abdēre abdētur abdēmur abdēminī abdentur
perfect abditus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect abditus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect abditus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present abdam abdās abdat abdāmus abdātis abdant
imperfect abderem abderēs abderet abderēmus abderētis abderent
perfect abdiderim abdiderīs abdiderit abdiderīmus abdiderītis abdiderint
pluperfect abdidissem abdidissēs abdidisset abdidissēmus abdidissētis abdidissent
passive present abdar abdāris, abdāre abdātur abdāmur abdāminī abdantur
imperfect abderer abderēris, abderēre abderētur abderēmur abderēminī abderentur
perfect abditus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect abditus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present abde abdite
future abditō abditō abditōte abduntō
passive present abdere abdiminī
future abditor abditor abduntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives abdere abdidisse abditūrum esse abdī abditum esse abditum īrī
participles abdēns abditūrus abditus abdendus, abdundus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
abdendī abdendō abdendum abdendō abditum abditū



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  • abdo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • abdo in Charlton T. Lewis, An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891
  • abdo in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden, Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co., 1894
    • to be quite engrossed in literary studies: se totum in litteras or se litteris abdere
    • to bury oneself in one's library: se abdere in bibliothecam suam