stomachal stom·ach·al (stŭm’ə-kəl)
Of or relating to the stomach.
[stuhm-uh k-chur-ning] /ˈstʌm əkˌtʃɜr nɪŋ/ adjective 1. causing nausea. 2. causing a queasy feeling in one’s stomach, as from anxiety, anger, or disgust: The car accident was a stomach-churning sight.
noun 1. a richly ornamented garment covering the stomach and chest, worn by both sexes in the 15th and 16th centuries, and later worn under a bodice by women. noun 1. a decorative V-shaped panel of stiff material worn over the chest and stomach by men and women in the 16th century, later only by […]
adjective, Also, stomachical 1. of or relating to the stomach; gastric. 2. beneficial to the stomach; stimulating gastric digestion; sharpening the appetite. noun 3. a stomachic agent or drug. adjective 1. stimulating gastric activity 2. of or relating to the stomach noun 3. a stomachic medicine stomachic sto·mach·ic (stə-māk’ĭk) n. An agent that improves appetite […]
noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. a suction pump for removing the contents of the stomach, used especially in cases of poisoning. stomach pump noun 1. (med) a suction device for removing stomach contents by a tube inserted through the mouth stomach pump n. An apparatus for removing the contents of the stomach by means of suction.