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Medical Term:

fremitus

Pronunciation: frem'i-tus

Definition: A vibration imparted to the hand resting on the chest or other part of the body.

[L. a dull roaring sound, fr. fremo, pp. -itus, to roar, resound]

See Also: thrill

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