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eructation Explained

eructation at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

"belching," 1533, from L. eructatio (gen. eructationis) "a belching forth," from eructatos, pp. of eructare, from ex- "out" + ructare "to belch," from PIE *reug- "to belch" (cf. Lith. rugiu "to belch," Gk. eryge, Arm. orcam), probably of imitative origin. ///

eructation at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Ejection): ejection, emission, effusion, rejection, expulsion, exportation, eviction, discharge, emesis, vomiting, evacuation, eructation, phlebotomy, deportation, banishment, relegation, extradition, dislodgment.

Eructation at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Eructation \Er`uc*ta"tion\, n. [L. eructatio: cf. F.
1. The act of belching wind from the stomach; a belch.

2. A violent belching out or emitting, as of gaseous or other
matter from the crater of a volcano, geyser, etc.

eructation at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n 1: (of volcanos) pouring out fumes or lava (or a deposit so
formed) [syn: {eruption}, {extravasation}]
2: a reflex that expels wind noisily from the stomach through
the mouth [syn: {belch}, {belching}, {burp}, {burping}]

eructation at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: en-noun » eructation|s
  • The act of belching, of expelling gas from the stomach through the mouth.
    1. An erumpent blast of gas, wind, or other matter ejected from earthy depths.


      * Inter: R:Webster 182 » 8

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