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Meaning of FLATULENCE

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  pompously embellished language
  2. [n]  a state of excessive gas in the alimentary canal
 

FLATULENCE is a 10 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: flatulency, gas, turgidity, turgidness
 
 See Also: long-windedness, physiological condition, physiological state, prolixity, prolixness, wordiness

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Flat"u*lence\, Flatlency \Flat"*len*cy\, n. [Cf. F.
flatulence.]
The state or quality of being flatulent.

 
Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: Excessive gas in the stomach or intestine.
 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Flatulence is gas produced in the bowel.
 
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