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backache

[bak-eyk] /ˈbækˌeɪk/
noun
1.
a pain, especially in the lumbar region of the back, usually caused by the strain of a muscle or ligament.
Origin
1595-1605
1595-1605; back1 + ache
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  • The same is true of my torso, with the result that backache from inertia and pressure is a chronic irritation.
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backache

/ˈbækˌeɪk/
noun
1.
an ache or pain in one's back
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backache in Medicine

backache back·ache (bāk'āk')
n.
Discomfort or a pain in the region of the back or spine.

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