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tympanitic

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adjective tym·pa·nit·ic \ˌtim-pə-ˈnit-ik\

Medical Definition of tympanitic

  1. 1:  of, relating to, or affected with tympanites <a tympanitic abdomen>

  2. 2:  resonant on percussion :  hollow-sounding




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