water brash

noun

Medical Definition of water brash

: regurgitation of an excessive accumulation of saliva from the lower part of the esophagus often with some acid material from the stomach — compare heartburn

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“Water brash.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/water%20brash. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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