BLOATING

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n. a sensation in the abdomen which, upon palpation, feels distended. It is a condition common to weight gain and constipation, and it frequently manifests in somatization disorder and irritable bowel syndrome. Also called abdominal bloating.

BLOATING: "Bloating is a condition wherein the abdomen looks distended and feels uncomfortably full and tight."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "BLOATING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/bloating/ (accessed January 21, 2022).

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