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]

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