Flatus definition

flātəs
Gas in, or expelled from, the stomach or intestines.
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Gas generated in or expelled from the digestive tract, especially the stomach or intestines.
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Gas generated in or expelled from the digestive tract, especially the stomach or intestines.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
flatus
Plural:
flatuses

Origin of flatus

  • Latin flātus wind, fart from flāre to blow bhlē- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition