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belly

1. the lower or front part of the body of a vertebrate, containing the intestines and other abdominal organs; abdomen
2. the surface of a stringed musical instrument over which the strings are stretched
3. the thick central part of certain muscles
4. Austral and NZ the wool from a sheep's belly
5. Archery the surface of the bow next to the bowstring

belly

[′bel·ē]
(anatomy)
The abdominal cavity or the abdomen.
The most prominent, fleshy, central portion of a muscle.
(graphic arts)
A downward curve in the center of a type line.
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SHEF SPECIAL Shefki Kuqi never got to demonstrate his bellyflop goal celebration in Newcastle's colours during his St James' stint
TODAY'S calculated attack on the living standards of strivers tells us more about the ConDem Coalition than yesterday's bellyflop of a relaunch.
Kuqi is also renowned for celebrating in special style with a bellyflop, earning him the nickname the Flying Finn.
An embarrassing 2-0 bellyflop at rivals Middlesbrough on Monday night failed to cast a single cloud over Trigger's world following his escape from Blackburn's shackles.
Chiefly, the notion that the dance is all about the tummy, well, takes a bellyflop.
I don't want to use that as an excuse, but I kind of did a bellyflop into the water,'' Linn said.
The former Finland international, nicknamed "The flying Finn" due to his trademark bellyflop celebration had his contract terminated by Swansea City this season.
Personally I thought he was more suited to the bellyflop contest.
The 23 fun-ships in the Carnival Cruises fleet are the ultimate all-American party venues, with raucous crowds cheering on the bellyflop contests in the pool and always a cheesy Mr and Mrs show in thetheatre.
Klaus Gerecht simply recalled the risky bellyflop manoeuvre he had seen and coolly thought to himself: "I could do that.