gastralgia

[ ga-stral-jee-uh, -juh ]
/ gæˈstræl dʒi ə, -dʒə /
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noun

neuralgia of the stomach.
any stomach pain.

Nearby words

  1. gastness,
  2. gaston,
  3. gastonia,
  4. gastr-,
  5. gastradenitis,
  6. gastrectasis,
  7. gastrectomy,
  8. gastric,
  9. gastric analysis,
  10. gastric artery

Origin of gastralgia

From New Latin, dating back to 1815–25; see origin at gastr-, -algia

Related formsgas·tral·gic, adjective, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for gastralgia

gastralgia

/ (ɡæsˈtrældʒɪə) /

noun

pain in the stomach
Derived Formsgastralgic, adjective

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Medicine definitions for gastralgia

gastralgia

[ gă-străljə ]

n.

gastrodynia

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