Definisi 'hiccough'

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noun
1 (usually plural) the state of having reflex spasms of the diaphragm accompanied by a rapid closure of the glottis producing an audible sound; sometimes a symptom of indigestion Terjemahkan
Example:
how do you cure the hiccups?
source: wordnet30

2 A modified respiratory movement; a spasmodic inspiration, consisting of a sudden contraction of the diaphragm, accompanied with closure of the glottis, so that further entrance of air is prevented, while the impulse of the column of air entering and striking upon the closed glottis produces a sound, or hiccough. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
3 breathe spasmodically, and make a sound Terjemahkan
Example:
When you have to hiccup, drink a glass of cold water
source: wordnet30

4 To have a hiccough or hiccoughs. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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