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See definition of peritoneum on Dictionary.com
  • as inabdominal muscle
  • as inchest

synonyms for peritoneum

  • abdominals
  • celiac muscle
  • stomach muscle
  • stomachal muscle
  • stomachic muscle
  • tummy muscle
  • viscera
  • breast
  • heart
  • rib cage
  • bosom
  • bust
  • ribs
  • thorax
  • mammary glands
  • pulmonary cavity
  • upper trunk
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How to use peritoneum in a sentence

Care must be taken to include the peritoneum in these sutures.
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
Were there cysticerci of different kinds in the peritoneum of the rabbit?
ANIMAL PARASITES AND MESSMATESP. J. VAN BENEDEN
There was a rough brown exudation upon the surface of the peritoneum and intestines.
AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE NATURE OF BLACK PHTHISISARCHIBALD MAKELLAR
The abdominal viscera in general appeared healthy; slight effusion into the cavity of the peritoneum.
AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE NATURE OF BLACK PHTHISISARCHIBALD MAKELLAR
Adhesions to the parietal peritoneum are as a rule easily detached with the finger.
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
When a kidney occupies the pelvis it lies behind the peritoneum as when it occupies its normal position in the loin.
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
When this remains open, the cancerous cells escape freely and implant themselves on the pelvic peritoneum and adjacent organs.
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
The bladder itself near the junction should be attached by sutures to the adjacent peritoneum to prevent dragging (Fig. 27).
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
The pigment upon the peritoneum exhibits under the microscope the most beautiful stellate forms.
THE ROMANCE OF NATURAL HISTORY, SECOND SERIESPHILIP HENRY GOSSE
In the bottom of his peritoneum Mr. Magnus felt that he carried a cold stone the size of a grapefruit.
BY ADVICE OF COUNSELARTHUR TRAIN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PERITONEUM

  • abdominals
  • celiac muscle
  • peritoneum
  • stomach muscle
  • stomachal muscle
  • stomachic muscle
  • tummy muscle
  • viscera
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.