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Definition of gippy tummy noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

gippy tummy

 noun
(also gyppy tummy) noun
BrE BrE//ˌdʒɪpi ˈtʌmi//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdʒɪpi ˈtʌmi//
 
(old-fashioned, British English, informal)
 
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diarrhoea (= an illness in which waste matter is emptied from the body in liquid form) that affects visitors to hot countries Word Origin 1940s: gippy, abbreviation of Egyptian.