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midsection

[mid-sek-shuh n] /ˈmɪdˌsɛk ʃən/
noun
1.
the middle section or part of anything.
2.
the solar plexus; midriff:
a hard right to the midsection.
Origin of midsection
1935-1940
1935-40; mid- + section
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midsection

/ˈmɪdˌsɛkʃən/
noun
1.
the middle of something
2.
the middle region of the human body; midriff
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midsection in Medicine

midsection mid·sec·tion (mĭd'sěk'shən)
n.
A middle section, especially the midriff of the body.

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