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col·ic

 (kŏl′ĭk)
n.
1. Severe abdominal pain caused by spasm, obstruction, or distension of any of the hollow viscera, such as the intestines.
2. A condition of unknown cause seen in infants less than three months old, marked by periods of inconsolable crying lasting for hours at a time for at least three weeks.
adj. (also kō′lĭk)
Of, relating to, or affecting the colon.

[Middle English colik, affecting the colon, colic, from Old French colique, from Latin cōlica (passiō), (suffering) of the colon, feminine of cōlicus, from Greek kōlikos, from kolon, kōlon, colon.]

col′ick·y (kŏl′ĭ-kē) adj.

colicky

(ˈkɒlɪkɪ)
adj
(Pathology) relating to or suffering from colic
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.colicky - suffering from excessive gas in the alimentary canal
unhealthy - not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind; "unhealthy ulcers"
Translations

colicky

[ˈkɔlɪkɪ] ADJ [baby] → que padece de cólicos; [pain] → de cólico
to be colickytener un cólico

colicky

[ˈkɒlɪki] adj [baby] → qui souffre de coliques; [pain] → dû(e) à des coliques
to be colicky [baby] → souffrir de coliques

colicky

[ˈkɒlɪkɪ] adjche soffre di coliche

col·ick·y

a. rel. al cólico.
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They had borrowed a melodeum -- a sick one; and when everything was ready a young woman set down and worked it, and it was pretty skreeky and colicky, and everybody joined in and sung, and Peter was the only one that had a good thing, according to my notion.
This time he thought he could detect colicky symptoms, and he began to encourage them with considerable hope.
Whenever he had a touch of his old colicky gout, he said it did him more good than any thing else in the world.
Jennings, though regretting that she had not been five minutes earlier, was satisfied with the compromise; and Elinor, as she swallowed the chief of it, reflected, that though its effects on a colicky gout were, at present, of little importance to her, its healing powers, on a disappointed heart might be as reasonably tried on herself as on her sister.
17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Fussy, colicky infants can be extremely stressful for new parents.
An example would be when I had to use a remedy called nux-v (nux vomica) or poison nut to help heal a colicky horse.
His first literary text was published in 2002 and discusses the music of Neil Young and its therapeutic effect on his three-month-old colicky child while weaving in stories from his own life.
THIRD TRIMESTER Symptoms: 6 In the sixth or seventh month of pregnancy, you notice some light bleeding, possibly accompanied with colicky pain like menstrual cramps.
Symptoms experienced by the host with GIT involvement include colicky abdominal pain, either in the hypogastrium or RIF.
He was a demanding, colicky baby, but nonetheless the apple of his mother's eye, with his impish sense of humor, and his "why-were-they-wasted-on-a-boy?
Not only does this sound promising for direct therapeutic interventions for preemies, imagine extending that knowledge so that all parents would know exactly how to soothe a colicky baby
In IgE-mediated reactions, symptoms can include skin reactions such as rashes or hives, colicky abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting, diarrhoea, hayfever-like symptoms, breathing difficulties or wheezing, and the potentially life-threatening anaphylaxis - although this reaction is extremely rare in infants.