ventral

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French ventral, from Latin ventrālis, from venter (belly, abdomen).

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ventral (not comparable)

  1. Related to the abdomen or stomach.
  2. (anatomy) On the front side of the human body, or the corresponding surface of an animal, usually the lower surface.
  3. (anatomy) On or relating to the bottom portion of either foot and/or hand.

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Noun[edit]

ventral (plural ventrals)

  1. Any of the enlarged and transversely elongated scales that extend down the underside of a snake's body from the neck to the anal scale.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ventrālis.

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ventral (feminine singular ventrale, masculine plural ventraux, feminine plural ventrales)

  1. ventral

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German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vɛnˈtʁaːl/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aːl

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ventral (not comparable)

  1. ventral

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ventrālis.

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ventral m or f (plural ventrais, comparable)

  1. ventral (relating to the abdomen or stomach)
  2. (anatomy) ventral (on the front side of the human body or the according surface of an animal)

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Further reading[edit]

  • ventral” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French ventral, from Latin ventralis.

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ventral m or n (feminine singular ventrală, masculine plural ventrali, feminine and neuter plural ventrale)

  1. ventral

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ventrālis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /benˈtɾal/, [bẽn̪ˈt̪ɾal]
  • Rhymes: -al

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ventral (plural ventrales)

  1. ventral (relating to the abdomen or stomach)
  2. (anatomy) ventral (on the front side of the human body or the according surface of an animal)

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