Simple Definition of hernia
medical : a painful condition in which an organ (such as the intestine) pushes through the muscles that are around it
Examples of hernia in a sentence
He was treated for hernia.
Origin and Etymology of hernia
Latin — more at yarn
First Known Use: 14th century
Medical Definition of hernia
herniae\-nē-ˌē, -nē-ˌī\play play
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