|a condition characterized by acute spasmodic abdominal pain, esp that caused by inflammation, distention, etc, of the gastrointestinal tract|
|[C15: from Old French colique, from Late Latin cōlicus ill with colic, from Greek kōlon, variant of kolon|
colic col·ic (kŏl'ĭk)
Spasmodic pains in the abdomen.
Paroxysms of pain with crying and irritability in young infants, due to a variety of causes, such as swallowing air, emotional upset, or overfeeding.
colicky col·ick·y (kŏl'ĭ-kē)
Relating to or affected by colic.