Examples of diarrhea in a sentence
The symptoms of the disease include fever, nausea, and diarrhea.
I was taken with severe diarrhea while attending the conference.
Origin and Etymology of diarrhea
Middle English diaria, from Late Latin diarrhoea, from Greek diarrhoia, from diarrhein to flow through, from dia- + rhein to flow — more at stream
First Known Use: 14th century
DIARRHEA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of diarrhea for English Language Learners
medical : an illness that causes you to pass waste from your body very frequently and in liquid rather than solid form
DIARRHEA Defined for Kids
Definition of diarrhea for Students
: abnormally frequent and watery bowel movements
Medical Definition of diarrhea
: abnormally frequent intestinal evacuations with more or less fluid stools
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