diaphragmatic

[ dahy-uh-frag-mat-ik ]
/ ˌdaɪ ə frægˈmæt ɪk /

adjective

of the diaphragm.
like a diaphragm.

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Origin of diaphragmatic

1650–60; <Greek diaphragmat- (stem of diáphragmadiaphragm) + -ic

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