crepitation

Crepitation - What does it mean?

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Crepitation vs Crepitus - What's the difference?

crepitation | crepitus |


As nouns the difference between crepitation and crepitus

is that crepitation is the act of crepitating or crackling while crepitus is (medicine) grating]], [[crackle|crackling or popping sounds and sensations experienced under the skin and joints.

Crepitate vs Crepitation - What's the difference?

crepitate | crepitation | Related terms |

Crepitate is a related term of crepitation.


As a verb crepitate

is to crackle, to make a crackling sound.

As a noun crepitation is

the act of crepitating or crackling.

Rale vs Crepitation - What's the difference?

rale | crepitation |

Crepitation is a see also of rale.


As nouns the difference between rale and crepitation

is that rale is (medicine|now chiefly in plural) an abnormal clicking, rattling or crackling sound, made by one or both lungs and heard with a stethoscope, caused by the popping open of airways collapsed by fluid or exudate, or sometimes by pulmonary edema while crepitation is the act of crepitating or crackling.

Crepitant vs Crepitation - What's the difference?

crepitant | crepitation |


As a adjective crepitant

is crackling; rattling.

As a noun crepitation is

the act of crepitating or crackling.

Crackling vs Crepitation - What's the difference?

crackling | crepitation |


As nouns the difference between crackling and crepitation

is that crackling is (cookery) fat that, after roasting a joint, hardens and crispens while crepitation is the act of crepitating or crackling.

As a verb crackling

is (crackle).

Crepitating vs Crepitation - What's the difference?

crepitating | crepitation |