eructate

[ ih-ruhk-teyt ]
/ ɪˈrʌk teɪt /
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verb (used with or without object), e·ruc·tat·ed, e·ruc·tat·ing.

to eruct.

Origin of eructate

First recorded in 1630–40, eructate is from the Latin word ēructātus discharged, sent forth. See eruct, -ate1
Related formse·ruc·ta·tion [ih-ruhk-tey-shuh n, ee-ruhk-] /ɪ rʌkˈteɪ ʃən, ˌi rʌk-/, noune·ruc·ta·tive [ih-ruhk-tuh-tiv] /ɪˈrʌk tə tɪv/, adjective
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eructation

[ ĭ-rŭk-tāshən, ē′rŭk- ]

n.

The act or an instance of belching.

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