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di·ar·rhe·a [or] di·ar·rhoe·a

diarrhea [or] diarrhoea

 
pronunciation:
daI ri
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part of speech: noun
definition: a condition marked by frequent and watery bowel movements.
derivations: diarrheal (adj.), diarrheic (adj.)
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The word diarrhea contains the following parts:
dia-, di-1 Greek prefix that means across, apart, through, throughout
rrhea, rrhoea, rrhag Greek root that means flow, gush, discharge
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