What does Borborygmi mean?

Borborygmi meaning in Medical Dictionary

Rumbling noises caused by gas going through intestines, generally called tummy "growling"). Pronounced BOR-boh-RIG-mee. The singular is borborygmus.


Borborygmi meaning in Etymology Dictionary

in addition borborygmus, 17c., from Latin borborigmus, from Greek borborygmos, from borboryzein "having a rumbling within the bowels," imitative.