borborygmic


borborygmic
adj. rumbling, grumbling (in the stomach)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • borborygmic — adjective Of, pertaining to, or resembling borborygmus; rumbling …   Wiktionary

  • borborygmic — bor·bo·ryg·mic …   English syllables

  • borborygmic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • borborygmus — [ˌbɔ:bə rɪgməs] noun (plural borborygmi mʌɪ) technical a rumbling noise made by fluid and gas in the intestines. Derivatives borborygmic adjective Origin C18: mod. L., from Gk borborugmos …   English new terms dictionary

  • borborygmus — /bɔbəˈrɪgməs/ (say bawbuh rigmuhs) noun (plural borborygmi /bɔbəˈrɪgmi/ (say bawbuh rigmee)) a rumbling or gurgling caused by the movement of gas in the intestines. Also, borborygm, borborygmy. {New Latin, from Greek borborygmos} –borborygmic,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • borborygmus —   n. rumbling of gas in the stomach.    ♦ borborygmic, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • borborygmus — n. (pl. borborygmi) a rumbling of gas in the intestines. Derivatives: borborygmic adj. Etymology: mod.L f. Gk …   Useful english dictionary

  • borborygmatic — adjective see borborygmic …   Useful english dictionary


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