precordium

noun
pre·​cor·​di·​um | \ -ˈkȯr-dē-əm \
plural -dia\ -​dē-​ə \

Medical Definition of precordium

: the part of the ventral surface of the body overlying the heart and stomach and comprising the epigastrium and the lower median part of the thorax

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