stomachache

or stom·ach ache

[ stuhm-uh k-eyk ]
/ ˈstʌm əkˌeɪk /

noun

pain in the stomach or abdomen; colic.

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Origin of stomachache

First recorded in 1755–65; stomach + ache

Related forms

stom·ach-ach·y, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for stomachache

stomachache

/ (ˈstʌməkˌeɪk) /

noun

pain in the stomach or abdominal region, as from acute indigestionTechnical name: gastralgia Also called: stomach upset, upset stomach
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Medicine definitions for stomachache

stomachache

[ stŭmək-āk′ ]

n.

Pain in the stomach or abdomen.
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