diarrhoeic

adj. of diarrhea, pertaining to abnormally frequent and fluid bowel movements

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • diarrhoeic — diarrhoea (US diarrhea) ► NOUN ▪ a condition in which faeces are discharged from the bowels frequently and in a liquid form. DERIVATIVES diarrhoeal adjective diarrhoeic adjective. ORIGIN Greek diarrhoia, from diarrhein «flow through» …   English terms dictionary

  • diarrhoeic — di·ar·rhoe·ic …   English syllables

  • diarrhoeic — adjective of or relating to diarrhea • Syn: ↑diarrheal, ↑diarrhoeal, ↑diarrhetic, ↑diarrhoetic, ↑diarrheic • Similar to: ↑unconstipated, ↑regular …   Useful english dictionary

  • DSP — • diarrhoeic shellfish poisoning • Digital Signal Processor/Processing …   Maritime acronyms and abbreviations

  • diarrhea — diarrheal, diarrheic, diarrhetic /duy euh ret ik/, diarrhoeal, diarrhoeic, diarrhoetic, adj. /duy euh ree euh/, n. Pathol. an intestinal disorder characterized by abnormal frequency and fluidity of fecal evacuations. Also, diarrhoea. [1350 1400;… …   Universalium

  • diarrhoea — [ˌdʌɪə rɪə] (US diarrhea) noun a condition in which faeces are discharged from the bowels frequently and in a liquid form. Derivatives diarrhoeal adjective diarrhoeic adjective Origin ME: via late L. from Gk diarrhoia, from diarrhein flow through …   English new terms dictionary

  • diarrhoea — /daɪəˈriə / (say duyuh reeuh) noun an intestinal disorder characterised by morbid frequency and fluidity of faecal evacuations. Also, diarrhea. {Late Latin, from Greek diarrhoia a flowing through} –diarrhoeal, diarrhoeic, adjective Usage: For… …   Australian English dictionary

  • diarrhoea — (US diarrhea) ► NOUN ▪ a condition in which faeces are discharged from the bowels frequently and in a liquid form. DERIVATIVES diarrhoeal adjective diarrhoeic adjective. ORIGIN Greek diarrhoia, from diarrhein «flow through» …   English terms dictionary

  • diarrhoeal — diarrhoea (US diarrhea) ► NOUN ▪ a condition in which faeces are discharged from the bowels frequently and in a liquid form. DERIVATIVES diarrhoeal adjective diarrhoeic adjective. ORIGIN Greek diarrhoia, from diarrhein «flow through» …   English terms dictionary

  • diarrheal — adjective of or relating to diarrhea • Syn: ↑diarrhoeal, ↑diarrhetic, ↑diarrhoetic, ↑diarrheic, ↑diarrhoeic • Similar to: ↑unconstipated, ↑regular …   Useful english dictionary

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