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English definition of “constipated”


adjective uk   /ˈkɒn.stɪ.peɪ.tɪd/ us    /ˈkɑːn.stɪ.peɪ.t̬ɪd/
unable to empty your bowels as often as you should: If you ate more fibre you wouldn't get constipated.
noun [U] uk   /ˌkɒn.stɪˈpeɪ.ʃən/ us    /ˌkɑːn-/
to get/have/suffer from constipation
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