col·ic /ˈkɑlɪk/ 名詞
Col·ic n. Med. A severe paroxysmal pain in the abdomen, due to spasm, obstruction, or distention of some one of the hollow viscera.
Hepatic colic, the severe pain produced by the passage of a gallstone from the liver or gall bladder through the bile duct.
Intestinal colic, or Ordinary colic, pain due to distention of the intestines by gas.
Lead colic, Painter's colic, a violent form of intestinal colic, associated with obstinate constipation, produced by chronic lead poisoning.
Renal colic, the severe pain produced by the passage of a calculus from the kidney through the ureter.
Wind colic. See Intestinal colic, above.
1. Of or pertaining to colic; affecting the bowels.
2. Anat. Of or pertaining to the colon; as, the colic arteries.
n : acute abdominal pain (especially in infants) [syn: intestinal