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diarrhea

di·ar·rhe·a (di·ar·rhoe·a)

diarrhea (diarrhoea)

pronunciation:
daI ri
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part of speech: noun
definition: an intestinal condition characterized by frequent and watery bowel movements.
derivations: diarrheal (adj.), diarrheic (adj.)
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The word diarrhea contains the following parts:
rrhea, rrhoea, rrhag Greek root that means flow, gush, discharge