gaseousness


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gas·e·ous

 (găs′ē-əs, găsh′əs)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or existing as a gas.
2. Lacking substance or concreteness; tenuous or indefinite.
3. Full of or containing gas; gassy.

gas′e·ous·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gaseousness - having the consistency of a gas
bubbliness, frothiness, effervescence - the property of giving off bubbles
foaminess - the property of being foamy
consistency, eubstance, consistence, body - the property of holding together and retaining its shape; "wool has more body than rayon"; "when the dough has enough consistency it is ready to bake"
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Diarrhea, bloating, gaseousness, abdominal pain, anemia, fatigue, joint pain, headache, skin rashes, and mouth ulcers," says Murray, who is also president of the North American Society for the Study of Celiac Disease.
Two hundred and forty milliliters of low-fat milk produced gaseousness or cramps in 59% of 44 "lactose-intolerant" men, and 68% were symptomatic with the equivalent amount of lactose.
Its symptoms may include diarrhea or other changes in bowel habits lasting more than 10 days; regular appearance of blood in the stool; unexplained anemia; constant abdominal pain and tenderness in the lower abdomen; intestinal obstruction; fullness and gaseousness in the abdomen and noticeable weight loss.