Midriff

Definition of Midriff

Mid´riff   Pronunciation: mĭd´rĭf
n.1.(Anat.) See Diaphragm, n., 2.
2.The middle part of the front of the body, from the waist to the chest.
Smote him into the midriff with a stone.
- Milton.
3.That part of a garment, especially a dress or bodice, that covers the midriff{2}.

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