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  • n. cow parsley
  • v. To retch or heave as if to vomit.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An effort to vomit; queasiness.
  • intransitive v. To heave or to retch, as in an effort to vomit.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Quick; lively; pert.
  • To heave the stomach; retch, as in an effort to vomit. Also keckle.
  • Hence To feel or manifest strong disgust.
  • To act as if retching; arch the neck and protrude the head, as in the act of vomiting.
  • n. A retching or heaving of the stomach.
  • n. Same as kex
  • n. A plant having a hollow stem.

Etymologies

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Imitative

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Celtic

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