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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ven·ter /ˈvɛntɚ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 ven·ter /ˈvɛntɚ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Vent·er n.
 1. Anat. (a) The belly; the abdomen; -- sometimes applied to any large cavity containing viscera.  (b) The uterus, or womb.  (c) A belly, or protuberant part; a broad surface; as, the venter of a muscle; the venter, or anterior surface, of the scapula.
 2. Zool. The lower part of the abdomen in insects.
 3. Rom. & O. E. Law A pregnant woman; a mother; as, A has a son B by one venter, and a daughter C by another venter; children by different venters.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Vent·er n. One who vents; one who utters, reports, or publishes.  [R.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a speaker who expresses or gives vent to a personal opinion
           or grievance
      2: the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax
         and the pelvis [syn: abdomen, stomach, belly]
      3: the womb; "`in venter' is legal terminology for `conceived
         but not yet born'"
      4: a belly-like body part (as the belly of a muscle)