Origin of flatulent
Examples from the Web for flatulence
Historical Examples of flatulence
Flatulence, eructations of gas, and borborygmi are controlled by strict diet according to the rules given.
Flatulence is seen in infants suffering from intestinal indigestion and the food is nearly always at fault.The Mother and Her Child
William S. Sadler
Flatulence is not inserted; but Flatulency is said to be 'windiness; fulness of wind.'
Flatulence (ventositas) is likewise a cause of gout, as we have already hinted.Gilbertus Anglicus
Henry Ebenezer Handerson
It was entitled 'The Art of Flatulence', and it consisted of a number of rules and definitions.The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists
Word Origin for flatulent
1711, from French flatulence, from flatulent (see flatulent). Flatulency is from 1650s.
1590s, from Middle French flatulent, from Modern Latin flatulentus, from Latin flatus "a blowing, a breaking wind," past participle of flare "to blow, puff," which is cognate with Old English blawan (see blow (v.1)).