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synonyms for diaphragm

  • abortion
  • abstinence
  • condom
  • contraceptive
  • family planning
  • pill
  • vasectomy
  • IUD
  • birth prevention
  • conception prevention
  • contraception
  • method of preventing pregnancy
  • planned parenthood
  • rhythm method
  • rubber
  • safety
  • tied tubes
  • pill
  • condom
  • sponge
  • shield
  • prophylactic
  • armor
  • foam
  • jelly
  • rubber
  • safety
  • coil
  • ring
  • preventative
  • loop
  • hormone
  • IUD
  • intrauterine device
  • barrier method
  • planned parenthood
  • preventive medicine
  • rhythm method
  • spermicidal cream
  • vaginal suppository
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How to use diaphragm in a sentence

Inside the capsule is a diaphragm, a thin membrane that vibrates when it comes in contact with sound waves, initiating the conversion process.
THE SHAPE OF THINGS TO COME: DIFFERENT TYPES OF MICROPHONES AND WHEN TO USE THEMMIKE LEVINEAUGUST 26, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Inside headphones are magnets and moveable diaphragms that are easy to misalign.
THE BEST HEADPHONE STANDS FOR AUDIOPHILES, GAMERS, AND ANYONE WITH A DESKIRENA COLLAKUJULY 23, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Visual timeline shows Bolsonaro flouted health recommendations before contracting coronavirus — and afterHiccups are involuntary contractions of your diaphragm — a dome-shaped muscle between your chest and abdomen.
BRAZILIAN PRESIDENT JAIR BOLSONARO HOSPITALIZED AFTER 10 DAYS OF HICCUPSSAMMY WESTFALLJULY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Causes can range from something as small as swallowing too much air while chewing gum to something as serious as a tumor — and longer cases can be connected to damage or irritation to the nerves near the diaphragm.
BRAZILIAN PRESIDENT JAIR BOLSONARO HOSPITALIZED AFTER 10 DAYS OF HICCUPSSAMMY WESTFALLJULY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Bowie suffered a ruptured thoracic diaphragm from a medical implant in 2016, and he has required a constant stream of oxygen to stay alive since.
IN TEXAS, A FORMER BIG LEAGUE PITCHER NEEDS AN OXYGEN MACHINE TO LIVE. THAT REQUIRES POWER.DAVE SHEININFEBRUARY 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
I still use the diaphragm and my boyfriend complains about a burning sensation when we have sex.
WHAT IT MEANS WHEN YOUR WIFE SAYS SHE SLEPT WITH GEORGE CLOONEYEUGENE ROBINSONDECEMBER 8, 2020OZY
Lane put his hand into the abdominal incision and squeezed the heart through the diaphragm.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
The diaphragm is peculiar in that it is somewhat circular in shape and is more or less tendinous or sinew-like in the middle.
VOICE PRODUCTION IN SINGING AND SPEAKINGWESLEY MILLS
Were the diaphragm to contract moderately the ribs would be but little drawn in, even if no muscles acted as antagonists.
VOICE PRODUCTION IN SINGING AND SPEAKINGWESLEY MILLS
The diaphragm being concave below toward the abdomen, the contents of this cavity fit closely to its under surface.
VOICE PRODUCTION IN SINGING AND SPEAKINGWESLEY MILLS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO DIAPHRAGM

  • IUD
  • abortion
  • abstinence
  • birth prevention
  • conception prevention
  • condom
  • contraception
  • contraceptive
  • diaphragm
  • family planning
  • method of preventing pregnancy
  • pill
  • planned parenthood
  • rhythm method
  • rubber
  • safety
  • tied tubes
  • vasectomy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.