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Synonyms for diarrhea
ˌdaɪ əˈri ədi·ar·rhea

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  1. diarrheanoun

    squirts, trots, squits, skitters, shits, runs

Princeton's WordNet

  1. diarrhea, diarrhoea, looseness of the bowels, loosenessnoun

    frequent and watery bowel movements; can be a symptom of infection or food poisoning or colitis or a gastrointestinal tumor

    diarrhoea, licentiousness, profligacy, dissolution, play, looseness, dissipation, looseness of the bowels

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. diarrheanoun

    flux, lientery, (of cattle) scour

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "diarrhea":

    diarrhoea, diarrhoeal

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. diarrhea

    The runs, the trots, tummy trouble

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  1. Zaw Gaw:

    In the camps, every house has a toilet, but at home, in some villages, there are 30 houses but only two toilets, last year we heard about a diarrhea outbreak because there were no latrines.

  2. Umberto Volta:

    The most striking change in clinical presentation of celiac disease over time has been the decrease of diarrhea as the leading symptom and the progressive increase of other non-classical gastrointestinal symptoms (such as constipation, bloating and alternate bowel habits as well as gastro-esophageal reflux, nausea, vomiting and dyspepsia), a high proportion of celiac disease patients did not show any gastrointestinal symptom, but they displayed extra-intestinal manifestations such as iron-deficiency anemia, unexplained osteoporosis, abnormalities of liver-function tests and recurrent miscarriages.

  3. Ketsamay Rajphangthong:

    There is water but quality is not that good because of the contamination, when the water is contaminated there's lots of risks coming after that, especially diarrhea and also other forms of disease.

  4. Esther Zulu:

    When sulfur comes out ... you vomit and you have diarrhea, we just want a big bus to go to the president.

  5. Moshe Arditi:

    This new entity has some similarities to Kawasaki disease, but there are a lot more features that are consistent with toxic shock syndrome, such as multi-organ system involvement and severe abdominal involvement with diarrhea.

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