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epigastrium

  

      n   pl   , -tria   the upper middle part of the abdomen, above the navel and below the breast  
     (C17: from New Latin, from Greek epi- + gastrion, from gaster stomach)  
   epigastric, epigastrial             adj  
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n.
(Medical) repetitive fits or crises : sign of vital distress
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