flatus flatus

Definition(s):

  • (n) a reflex that expels intestinal gas through the anus

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Usage(s):

  1. Engineers must also take into account ammonia and water vapor in perspiration, the hydrogen sulphide, methane, nitrogen and carbon dioxide of flatus, and the minute secretions of .
  2. And the puns are leaden: a Rolls-Royce is a "flatus symbol," lovemaking is a "deathscapade," and a gourmet ponders whether there is "life beyond the gravy.
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