innards

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plural noun in·nards \ ˈi-nərdz \

Definition of innards

1 :the internal organs of a human being or animal; especially :viscera
2 :the internal parts especially of a structure or mechanism

Examples of innards in a Sentence

  1. unpleasant memories of having to examine the innards of a frog for science class

  2. consumers are warned against poking around in the innards of the air conditioner

Origin and Etymology of innards

alteration of inwards


INNARDS Defined for English Language Learners

innards

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Definition of innards for English Language Learners

  • : the internal organs of a person or an animal

  • : the inside parts of something


Medical Dictionary

innards

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noun plural in·nards \ ˈin-ərdz \

medical Definition of innards

:the internal organs of a human being or animal; especially :viscera


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