eruct

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verb \i-ˈrəkt\

Definition of eruct

  1. :  belch

Examples of eruct in a Sentence

  1. he suddenly snapped and began eructing his repressed anger

Origin and Etymology of eruct

Latin eructare, frequentative of erugere to belch, disgorge; akin to Old English rocettan to belch, Greek ereugesthai


Medical Dictionary

eruct

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verb \i-ˈrəkt\

Medical Definition of eruct

  1. :  belch



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