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Vomit

vomit

1. To throw up; to eject from the stomach through the mouth; to disgorge; to puke; to spew out; often followed by up or out. The fish . . . Vomited out jonah upon the dry land. (Jonah II. 10)

2. Hence, to eject from any hollow place; to belch forth; to emit; to throw forth; as, volcanoes vomit flame, stones, etc. Like the sons of vulcan, vomit smoke. (milton)

To eject the contents of the stomach by the mouth; to puke; to spew.

Origin: Cf. L. Vomere, vomitum, and v. Freq. Vomitare. See Vomit.

1. Matter that is vomited; especially, matter ejected from the stomach through the mouth. Like vomit from his yawning entrails poured. (Sandys)

2. (Science: medicine) That which excites vomiting; an emetic. He gives your Hollander a vomit. (Shak) black vomit.

(Science: medicine) Vomit nut, nux vomica.

Origin: L. Vomitus, from vomere, vomitum, to vomit; akin to Gr, Skr. Vam, Lith. Vemiti. Cf. Emetic, Vomito.


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Re: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes

... poisoning and dismissed. I figured they'd just tell me to let it run its course. I've had it twice, now. The first time was a couple weeks ago. My vomit and diarrhea were very dark brown with a seemingly sticky consistency. I only vomitted twice (in one sitting) with the first time. This second ...

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by HungryHippo
Wed Nov 27, 2013 11:58 pm
 
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Re: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes

... described as "a foul or sulphuric-tasting belch, which has been known to be so nauseating in taste that it can cause the infected person to vomit" (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giardia_lamblia). Could be worth mentioning to your physician, if this option has not been discussed yet.

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by biohazard
Wed Feb 29, 2012 10:21 am
 
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Re: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes

... though, especially since I drink alot of soda. Unlike others here though, I don't get diarrhea (though my stool is normally loose) nor do I vomit, I just.. don't feel well and I belch. Any ideas?

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by hannawolf
Sun Nov 06, 2011 4:18 am
 
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by Sami1984
Mon Sep 26, 2011 11:16 am
 
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