Definition of hyperacidity in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌhʌɪpərəˈsɪdɪti/


[mass noun] Medicine
A condition in which the level of acid in the gastric juices is excessive, causing discomfort.
Example sentences
  • If I eat spicy food, I get hyperacidity.
  • This will ease heartburn, hyperacidity, gastritis and peptic ulceration, and its gentle astringency is also useful in treating diarrhoea in children.
  • Hyperacidity, abdominal pain and frequent bowel movements are a possibility and patients try out several specialists without any abnormality being detected.

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