Definition of Abdominous

1. Adjective. Having a large belly.

Exact synonyms: Paunchy, Potbellied
Similar to: Fat
Derivative terms: Abdominousness, Paunch, Paunchiness



Definition of Abdominous

1. a. Having a protuberant belly; pot-bellied.

Definition of Abdominous

1. Adjective. Having a protuberant belly; pot-bellied. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Abdominous

1. Having a protuberant belly; pot-bellied. "Gorgonius sits, abdominous and wan, Like a fat squab upon a Chinese fan." (Cowper) Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Abdominous

abdominohysterotomy
abdominojugular
abdominojugular reflux
abdominopelvic
abdominopelvic cavity
abdominopelvic splanchnic nerves
abdominoperineal
abdominoperineal resection
abdominoperineal resections
abdominoplasties
abdominoplasty
abdominoscopy
abdominothoracic
abdominothoracic arch
abdominous (current term)
abdominousness
abdominovesical
abduce
abduced
abducens
abducens eminence
abducens muscle
abducens nerve
abducens nucleus
abducens oculi
abducent
abducent nerve

Literary usage of Abdominous

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1. Publications by English Dialect Society (1881)
"... black- bud,' is a common simile for a sickly but abdominous infant. Bald-rib, sb. the ribs of pork taken out and broiled with most of the meat cut away. ..."

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