Definition of eructation in English:

eructation

Syllabification: e·ruc·ta·tion
Pronunciation: /iˌrəkˈtāSHən
 
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noun

formal
  • A belch.
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    • It is specifically very effective for diarrhea and digestive problems especially associated with an acid digestive system with acid eructations, diarrhea and abdominal pains.
    • This may be accompanied by sourish and burning eructations, bowel discharges that contain sour and fermented material.
    • The main symptoms described were diarrhea alternating with constipation (constipation predominant), abdominal bloating, pain (particularly post-prandial), non-acid eructation, and fatigue.

Origin

late Middle English: from Latin eructatio(n-), from the verb eructare, from e- (variant of ex-) 'out' + ructare 'belch'.

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