Tormina Tor"mi*na, n. pl. [L., a griping in the belly.] (Med.) acute, colicky pains; gripes. [1913 Webster]

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  • Tormĭna — (lat.), Bauchgrimmen, Kolik, Wehen …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • tormina — /törˈmi nə/ plural noun Gripes ORIGIN: L, from torquēre to twist • • • torˈminal or torˈminous adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • tormina — noun /ˈtɔːmɪnə/ acute pains in the abdomen , 1977: Clonfert’s tormina exercise my mind; for by whatever private scale of pain one may measure them, they must come tolerably high. Patrick OBrian, The Mauritius Command …   Wiktionary

  • Tormina — Tọrmina [aus gleichbed. lat. tormina] Mehrz.: quälende Beschwerden, vor allem Leibschneiden, Bauchgrimmen …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • Tormina — Tor|mi|na die (Plur.) <aus gleichbed. lat. tormina (Plur.)> quälende Beschwerden, vor allem Leibschmerzen, Bauchgrimmen (Med.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • tormina — n. see colic …   Medical dictionary

  • Tormina — Mavekneb …   Danske encyklopædi

  • tormina — n. pl. Gripes, colicky pains …   New dictionary of synonyms

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  • tormina — pl. gripes.    ♦ torminal,    ♦ torminous, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

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