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  Definition of Hiccough
  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; "how do you cure the hiccups?"
  2. breathe spasmodically, and make a sound; "When you have to hiccup, drink a glass of cold water"
Similar Words: hiccup, singultus

 

Derivational Morphology: hiccup, singultus

 

 
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