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One entry found for hernia.
Main Entry: herˇnia
Pronunciation: primarystresshschwar-nemacron-schwa
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural herˇniˇas or herˇniˇae /-nemacron-secondarystressemacron, -nemacron-secondarystressimacr/
: a sticking out of an organ or part through connective tissue or through a wall of the cavity in which it is normally enclosed -- called also rupture

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