Definition of Muscles, abdominal

Reviewed on 3/29/2021

Muscles, abdominal: A large group of muscles in the front of the abdomen that assists in the regular breathing movement and supports the muscles of the spine while lifting and keeping abdominal organs such as the intestines in place. Abdominal muscles play a key role in exercises such as "sit-ups" or "crunches".

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