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stomachache

or stom·ach ache

[ stuhm-uhk-eyk ]
/ ˈstʌm əkˌeɪk /
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noun

pain in the stomach or abdomen; colic.

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Origin of stomachache

First recorded in 1755–65; stomach + ache

OTHER WORDS FROM stomachache

stomach-achy, 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
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for stomachache

stomachache
[ stŭmək-āk′ ]

n.

Pain in the stomach or abdomen.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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