lumbar

  • 1 Lumbar — Lum bar, Lumbal Lum bal, a. [L. lumbus loin. See {Loin}.] (Anat.) Of, pertaining to, or near, the loins; as, the lumbar arteries. [1913 Webster] {Lumbar region} (Anat.), the region of the loin; specifically, a region between the hypochondriac and …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 lumbar — adjetivo 1. Área: anatomía De la región del cuerpo que está situada en el dorso, entre las últimas costillas y la cresta ilíaca: ejercicios lumbares. He notado un tirón lumbar …

    Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 3 lumbar — Perteneciente o relativo a la parte del cuerpo situada entre el tórax y la pelvis. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …

    Diccionario médico

  • 4 lumbar — (adj.) pertaining to or situated near the loins, 1650s, from Mod.L. lumbaris, from L. lumbus loin (see LUMBAGO (Cf. lumbago)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 lumbar — (De lumbo). adj. Anat. Perteneciente o relativo a los lomos y caderas …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 6 lumbar — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to the lower back. ORIGIN Latin lumbaris, from lumbus loin …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 lumbar — [lum′bär΄, lum′bər] adj. [ModL lumbaris < L lumbus, loin < IE * londhwos < base * lendh > OE lendenu, loins] of or near the loins; specif., designating or of the vertebrae, nerves, arteries, etc. in the part of the back just below the …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 Lumbar — In anatomy, lumbar is an adjective that means of or pertaining to the abdominal segment of the torso, between the diaphragm and the sacrum (pelvis) . The five vertebrae in the lumbar region of the back are the largest and strongest in the movable …

    Wikipedia

  • 9 lumbar — ► adjetivo ANATOMÍA De la zona situada en el dorso, entre el borde de las últimas costillas y la cresta ilíaca: ■ región lumbar; musculatura lumbar . * * * lumbar (de «lumbo») adj. Anat. De los *riñones o lomo, o sea, la región del cuerpo situada …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 10 Lumbar — Referring to the 5 lumbar vertebrae which are situated below the thoracic vertebrae and above the sacral vertebrae in the spinal column. The 5 lumbar vertebrae are represented by the symbols L1 through L5. There are correspondingly 5 lumbar… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 11 Lumbar — La palabra lumbar puede hacer referencia a los siguientes conceptos: La región lumbar, una región de la espalda delimitada en altura por las vértebras lumbares, aproximadamente a la altura de los riñones. Los lumbares, un grupo de ejercicios… …

    Wikipedia Español

  • 12 lumbar — [[t]lʌ̱mbə(r)[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n Lumbar means relating to the lower part of your back. [MEDICAL] Lumbar support is very important if you re driving a long way …

    English dictionary

  • 13 lumbar — adjective Etymology: New Latin lumbaris, from Latin lumbus loin more at loin Date: circa 1656 of, relating to, or constituting the loins or the vertebrae between the thoracic vertebrae and sacrum < lumbar region > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 14 lumbar — /lum beuhr, bahr/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to the loin or loins. n. 2. a lumbar vertebra, artery, or the like. See illus. under spinal column. [1650 60; < NL lumbaris. See LUMB , AR1] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 15 lumbar — adj. Lumbar is used with these nouns: ↑region, ↑spine …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 16 lumbar — adj m y f Que pertenece a la región de la espalda que abarca la cintura y la cadera, que se relaciona con esta parte del cuerpo: dolor lumbar, vértebras lumbares …

    Español en México

  • 17 lumbar — lum|bar [ˈlʌmbə US ər] adj technical [Date: 1600 1700; : Modern Latin; Origin: lumbaris, from Latin lumbus lower back ] relating to the lower part of the back ▪ pain in the lumbar region …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 lumbar — lum·bar || lÊŒmbÉ™(r) n. artery or vein or vertebra situated in the lumbar region adj. of the loin or loins, pertaining to the part of the body below the ribs and above the hipbones (in humans or quadruped animals) …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 19 lumbar — adjective technical related to the lower part of the back: pain in the lumbar region …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 lumbar — lum•bar [[t]ˈlʌm bər, bɑr[/t]] adj. 1) anat. of or pertaining to the loin or loins 2) anat. a lumbar vertebra, artery, or the like • Etymology: 1650–60; < NL lumbāris= Llumb(us) loin+ āris ar I …

    From formal English to slang


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