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Word of the Day – Borborygmus

By September 26, 2016Word of the Day

Borborygmus (noun)


A rumbling or gurgling noise made by the movement of fluid and gas in the intestines.

Simply the medical, or technical term for a rumbling tummy.

Example sentences

“His borborygmus was so distracting I had to ask him to get something to eat.”

“Suffering from extreme borborygmus she went to her doctor only to discover she was suffering from an intestinal blockage.”

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