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 (dĭs-pĕp′shə, -sē-ə)
Disturbed digestion; indigestion.

[Latin, from Greek duspepsiā : dus-, dys- + -pepsiā, digestion; see pekw- in Indo-European roots.]
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(dɪsˈpɛpsɪə) or


(Physiology) indigestion or upset stomach
[C18: from Latin, from Greek duspepsia, from dys- + pepsis digestion]
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(dɪsˈpɛp ʃə, -si ə)

also dys•pep′sy,

deranged or impaired digestion; indigestion (opposed to eupepsia).
[1650–60; < Latin < Greek dyspepsía <dys- dys- + péps(is) digestion (see peptic)]
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an impairment of the ability to digest food, usually a discomfort aftermeals. — dyspeptic, n., adj.dyspeptical, adj.
See also: Disease and Illness
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dyspepsia - a disorder of digestive function characterized by discomfort or heartburn or nauseadyspepsia - a disorder of digestive function characterized by discomfort or heartburn or nausea
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
bellyache, gastralgia, stomach ache, stomachache - an ache localized in the stomach or abdominal region
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تُخْمَه، عُسْر هَضْم
nevirškinimasvirškinimo sutrikimas
dispepsija, gremošanas traucejumi
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[dɪsˈpepsɪə] Ndispepsia f
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[dɪsˈpɛpsiə] ndyspepsie f
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nDyspepsie f, → Verdauungsstörung f; nervous dyspepsianervöse Magenbeschwerden pl
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[dɪsˈpɛpsɪə] ndispepsia
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(disˈpepsiə) noun
indigestion; difficulty in digesting food.
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n. dispepsia, indigestión caracterizada por irregularidades digestivas tales como eructos, náuseas, acidez, flatulencia y pérdida del apetito.
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n (form) dispepsia, indigestión f
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References in periodicals archive ?
Ajwain seeds are soaked in water overnight, in the next morning intake of this water in empty stomach helps in digestion and cure of acute dyspepsia. It is blood purifying agent.
Empiric antacids and reassurance for acute dyspepsia. J Gen Intern Med 1986; 1:90-3.

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