a rumbling or gurgling sound caused by the movement of gas in the intestines.
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How to use borborygmus in a sentence
It is knotted and lumpy to the touch and a rumbling noise (borborygmus) is heard within it.A Treatise on Sheep: | Ambrose Blacklock
British Dictionary definitions for borborygmus
rumbling of the stomach
- borborygmal or borborygmic, adjective
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