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

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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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