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Word: dyspeptic

Definition: suffering from indigestion; N. dyspepsia: indigestion; difficulty in digesting food


Sentences Containing 'dyspeptic'

Other differential diagnoses include metabolic disorders (such as GM2 gangliosidosis, phenylketonuria, hypothyroidism, Leigh disease) primarily dystonic juvenile parkinsonism, autosomal recessive early onset parkinsonism with diurnal fluctuation, early onset idiopathic parkinsonism, focal dystonias, dystonia musculorum deformans and dyspeptic dystonia with hiatal hernia.
So soon as I hear that such or such a man gives himself out for a philosopher, I conclude that, like the dyspeptic old woman, he must have "broken his digester."
This is the reason why most dyspeptic religionists cherish such melancholy notions about their hereafters.

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::: fodder - coarse food for cattle, horses, etc.; feed for livestock; CF. food
::: magistrate - official with power to administer the law
::: parched - extremely dry; very thirsty; V. parch: make or become extremely dry (by exposure to heat)
::: fancy - imagination (of a whimsical or fantastic nature); capricious liking; V: imagine; be fond of; ADJ. decorative; elaborate
::: irremediable - incurable; uncorrectable; impossible to remedy
::: slew - large quantity or number; Ex. slew of errands left
::: hostility - unfriendliness; hatred; enmity; ADJ. hostile
::: decry - express strong disapproval of; condemn openly (something dangerous to the public); disparage; Ex. decry the violence of modern films
::: berserk - mad with violent anger; frenzied; madly excited