- Word Explorer, Word Parts
|part of speech:
||in anatomy, a wall of muscle or membranous material separating two spaces, esp. the muscle wall separating the thorax and abdomen in mammals.
||a thin disk that vibrates in the transmitting of sound in an electronic instrument such as a telephone.
||a disklike device that moves to regulate the amount of light entering an optical instrument such as a camera.
||a contraceptive device that consists of a thin flexible disk that fits over the uterine cervix.
||any of various membranes that serve to separate two areas from each other.
The word diaphragm
contains the following part:
that means across, apart, through, throughout
, diacritical mark