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Bang, an onomatopoeic word
 

Definition of the onomatopoeic word ‘murmur’.

Murmur
Pronunciation:
\ˈmər-mər\
Function:
noun
Etymology:
Middle English murmure, from Anglo-French disturbance, from Latin murmur murmur, roar, of imitative origin
Date:
14th century

1: a half-suppressed or muttered complaint : 
2 a: a low indistinct but often continuous sound b: a soft or gentle utterance
3: an atypical sound of the heart typically indicating a functional or structural abnormality


murmur. (2008). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary.
Retrieved May 15, 2008, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/murmur
 
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