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INDIGESTION

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does indigestion mean? 

INDIGESTION (noun)
  The noun INDIGESTION has 1 sense:

1. a disorder of digestive function characterized by discomfort or heartburn or nausea

  Familiarity information: INDIGESTION used as a noun is very rare.


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INDIGESTION (noun)


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Meaning:

A disorder of digestive function characterized by discomfort or heartburn or nausea

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Synonyms:

dyspepsia; indigestion; stomach upset; upset stomach

Hypernyms ("indigestion" is a kind of...):

symptom ((medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease)

Meronyms (parts of "indigestion"):

bellyache; gastralgia; stomach ache; stomachache (an ache localized in the stomach or abdominal region)


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