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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The lower part of the abdomen just above the external genital organs; The region of the hips and groin and lower abdomen.

Usage examples (34)
  • But "loins" is what we should expect, not "belly" (womb), which applies to the woman.
  • "The lumbar region is what is commonly called the loins, sir."
  • In our loins are the possibilities of millions of lives.
  • All men who call your loins your own, awake at last, arise for more
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