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crepitate

Saltos de línea: crepi|tate
Pronunciación: /ˈkrɛpɪteɪt
 
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Definición de crepitate en inglés:

verbo

[no object]
Make a crackling sound: the night crepitates with an airy whistling cacophony
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • I remember sitting in despair as I felt my ribs crepitate with every breath.
  • She put her clothes back down while listening to the crepitating sound from the dry leaves in Leo's cage and then walked down the stairs and jumped onto the couch turning to the TV.
  • The rain crepitated against the side of my shell.

Origen

early 17th century (in the sense 'break wind'): from Latin crepitat- 'crackled, rustled', from the verb crepitare, from crepare 'to rattle'.

Derivados

crepitant

1
adjetivo
Example sentences
  • The skeletal muscle was crepitant, with myonecrosis and gram-positive rods on Gram stain.
  • Because of this reason we reported a case of a nonclostridial crepitant cellulitis which is due to Escherichia coli.
  • Auscultation revealed diffuse crepitant and bubbling stertors in both lungs and the patient presented petechia on the limbs (except for the extremities).

Words that rhyme with crepitate

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