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Date: 1900-2000
Origin: From the sound

burp

verb
     
Related topics: Human
burp
1 [intransitive]HBH to pass gas loudly from your stomach out through your mouth [= belch]
2 [transitive]HBH to help a baby to do this, especially by rubbing or gently hitting its back
burp noun [countable]

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