omentum

(oh-MEN-tum)

A fold of the peritoneum (the thin tissue that lines the abdomen) that surrounds the stomach and other organs in the abdomen.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "omentum"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "epiplón"

Pliegue del peritoneo (tejido delgado que reviste el abdomen) que rodea el estómago y otros órganos del abdomen.