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mid·sec·tion

(mid'sek-shŭn),
A cut or section through the middle of an organ.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

midsection

A term for the abdominal muscles, including the upper and lower abdominals, the internal and external obliques, and the rectus abdominis.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

midsection

(mĭd-sĕk′shŭn) [″ + L. secare, to cut]
A section through the middle of a structure.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners
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The mount clamps to the midsection of the PT-750 transmitter and four sliding adjustments with four bolts enable the transmitter to be secured to the mandrel-pig in a matter of minutes.
Place club over shoulders behind head Grab at each end of club Assume golf posture and rotate upper body back and through Keep lower body quite still and feel the stretch in the midsection Repeat each side 10 times.
The worst flooding happened in smaller rivers across the nation's midsection.
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The dove's body represents one land, the Star of David represents Israel; a dotted line (marking the dove's midsection) is a common indication to "Cut here."
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