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tum·my

 (tŭm′ē)
n. pl. tum·mies Informal
1. The stomach.
2. The abdomen.

[Baby-talk alteration of stomach.]
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tummy

(ˈtʌmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Anatomy) an informal or childish word for stomach
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tum•my

(ˈtʌm i)

n., pl. -mies. Informal.
the stomach or abdomen.
[1865–70; nursery alter. of stomach]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tummy - slang for a paunchtummy - slang for a paunch      
paunch, belly - a protruding abdomen
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
2.tummy - an enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canaltummy - an enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion
craw, crop - a pouch in many birds and some lower animals that resembles a stomach for storage and preliminary maceration of food
first stomach, rumen - the first compartment of the stomach of a ruminant; here food is collected and returned to the mouth as cud for chewing
second stomach, reticulum - the second compartment of the stomach of a ruminant
omasum, psalterium, third stomach - the third compartment of the stomach of a ruminant
abomasum, fourth stomach - the fourth compartment of the stomach of a ruminant; the one where digestion takes place
internal organ, viscus - a main organ that is situated inside the body
arteria gastrica, gastric artery - the arteries that supply the walls of the stomach
gastric vein, vena gastrica - one of several veins draining the stomach walls
gastroepiploic vein, gastroomental vein, vena gastroomentalis - one of two veins serving the great curvature of the stomach
epigastric fossa, pit of the stomach - a slight depression in the midline just below the sternum (where a blow can affect the solar plexus)
alimentary canal, alimentary tract, digestive tract, digestive tube, gastrointestinal tract, GI tract - tubular passage of mucous membrane and muscle extending about 8.3 meters from mouth to anus; functions in digestion and elimination
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tummy

noun (Informal) stomach, belly, abdomen, corporation (informal), pot, gut (informal), paunch, tum (informal), spare tyre (informal), breadbasket (slang), potbelly Your baby's tummy should feel warm, but not hot.
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Translations
بَطْنمَعِدَه، بَطْن
břichobříško
mavemave-
maha
trbuh
poci
malli, mallakútur
おなか
pilvelis
vēderiņš, puncisvēders
bruško
trebušček
mage
ท้อง
dạ dày

tummy

[ˈtʌmɪ]
A. N (= stomach) → barriga f, tripa f
B. CPD tummy ache Ndolor m de barriga, dolor m de tripa
tummy tuck Ncirugía f plástica anti-michelines
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

tummy

[ˈtʌmi]
nventre m
modif [trouble] → de ventre tummy ache, tummy bug, tummy button, tummy musclestummy ache n
to have tummy ache, to have a tummy ache → avoir mal au ventretummy bug ngastro f tummy button nnombril mtummy muscles nplabdominaux mpltummy upset nproblèmes mpl digestifs
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

tummy

n (inf)Bauch m, → Bäuchlein nt (baby-talk); those green tomatoes will give you a sore tummyvon diesen grünen Tomaten kriegst du Bauchschmerzen or Bauchweh
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tummy

[ˈtʌmɪ] n (fam) → pancia
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

tummy

(ˈtami) plural ˈtummies noun
a (especially child's) word for stomach. She has a pain in her tummy; (also adjective) a tummy-ache.
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tummy

بَطْن břicho mave Bäuchlein κοιλίτσα barriga maha ventre trbuh pancia おなか buik mage brzuszek barriga животик mage ท้อง karın dạ dày 肚子
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tummy

n. pancita, barriguita.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

tummy

n (pl -mies) (ped) barriga, panza; — tuck (fam) V. abdominoplasty.
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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