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 for inguinal ring
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Inguinal \In"gui*nal\, a. [L. inguinalis, fr. inguen, inguinis,
     the groin: cf. F. inguinal.] (Astron. & Med.)
     Of or pertaining to, or in the region of, the inguen or
     groin; as, an inguinal canal or ligament; inguinal hernia.
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     Inguinal ring. See Abdominal ring, under Abdominal.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Abdominal \Ab*dom"i*nal\, a. [Cf. F. abdominal.]
     1. Of or pertaining to the abdomen; ventral; as, the
        abdominal regions, muscles, cavity.
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     2. (Zool.) Having abdominal fins; belonging to the
        Abdominales; as, abdominal fishes.
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     Abdominal ring (Anat.), a fancied ringlike opening on each
        side of the abdomen, external and superior to the pubes;
        -- called also inguinal ring.
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