ructation

noun ruc·ta·tion \ˌrəkˈtāshən\

Definition of ructation

plural

-s

archaic

  1. :  belch

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Origin and Etymology of ructation

Late Latin ructation-, ructatio, from Latin ructatus (past participle of ructare to belch) + -ion-, -io -ion — more at eruct


First Known Use: circa 1623


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