epigastrius

noun
epi·​gas·​tri·​us | \ -trē-əs How to pronounce epigastrius (audio) \

Medical Definition of epigastrius

: a twin teratological fetus in which one member of the pair is underdeveloped and attached to the epigastric region of the other

Comments on epigastrius

What made you want to look up epigastrius? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to move or proceed with twists and turns

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Latin Quiz

  • roman forum
  • Which of the following months comes from a Latin word for “ten”?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!