Henotic He*not"ic, a. [Gr. ?, fr. ? to unite, fr. e"i`s one.] Harmonizing; irenic. --Gladstone. [1913 Webster] v.

1.; -- said of a bothering her husband or .

Syn: hiccough, make a hiccup. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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