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colicky

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adjective col·icky \ˈkä-li-kē\

Definition of colicky

  1. 1 :  relating to or associated with colic <colicky pain>

  2. 2 :  suffering from colic <colicky babies>



1742

First Known Use of colicky

1742


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colicky

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adjective col·icky \ˈkäl-i-kē\

Medical Definition of colicky

  1. 1:  relating to or associated with colic <colicky pain>

  2. 2:  suffering from colic <colicky babies>




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