hemidiaphragm

noun
hemi·​di·​a·​phragm | \ -ˈdī-ə-ˌfram How to pronounce hemidiaphragm (audio) \

Medical Definition of hemidiaphragm

: one of the two lateral halves of the diaphragm separating the chest and abdominal cavities

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“Hemidiaphragm.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hemidiaphragm. Accessed 28 Sep. 2020.

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