stomachache

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noun stom·ach·ache \-ˌāk\

Definition of stomachache

  1. :  pain in or in the region of the stomach

Examples of stomachache in a Sentence

  1. Eating too much food will give you a stomachache.

  2. Side effects include gas, bloating, and stomachache.

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First Known Use of stomachache

1744


STOMACHACHE Defined for English Language Learners

stomachache

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Definition of stomachache for English Language Learners

  • : pain in or near your stomach


Medical Dictionary

stomachache

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noun stom·ach·ache \-ˌāk\

Medical Definition of stomachache

  1. :  pain in or in the region of the stomach



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