inguinal inguinal

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to or near the groin

Usage(s):

  1. A lot of ribald jokes have swirled around town as the politicians pursued the facts from Ford's ocular fundi to his inguinal rings.
  2. A lot of ribald jokes have swirled around town as the politicians pursued the facts from Ford's ocular fundi to his inguinal rings.

News

  • Inguinal hernia may require surgery - Sat, 27 Jul 2013 PST

    DEAR DOCTOR K: I have an inguinal hernia. Do I need to have it repaired? If so, what will the procedure involve? DEAR READER: An inguinal hernia occurs when part of the intestine bulges through a weak spot in the abdominal wall, near the groin. The bulge can be small or large. There is a wall of tissue between our intestines and other abdominal organs and the skin of our belly. That wall is ...
    on July 27, 2013     Source: The Spokesman-Review

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