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noun [countable]     hiccup pronunciation in American English
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or hiccough     hiccough pronunciation in American English

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  1. 1
    Sound effect a short repeated sound that you make in your throat without intending to, usually because you have been eating or drinking too quickly
  2. 2
    informal a small problem or a problem that causes a short delay

    We have had a few hiccups with the power supply.

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