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agita

[ aj-i-tuh ]
/ ˈædʒ ɪ tə /
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noun

heartburn; indigestion.
agitation; anxiety.

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Origin of agita

1980–85, Americanism;<Italian, <agitare<Latin agitāreagitate
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