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
HERNIA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hernia for English Language Learners
medical : a painful condition in which an organ (such as the intestine) pushes through the muscles that are around it
Medical Definition of hernia
herniae\-nē-ˌē, -nē-ˌī\play play
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