Meaning of ructation in English:

ructation

Pronunciation /rʌkˈteɪʃn/

noun

rare
  • The action of belching; a belch. Compare "eructation", and earlier "ructuation".

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Henry Cockeram (fl. 1623–1658), lexicographer. From post-classical Latin ructation-, ructatio act of belching from classical Latin rūctāt-, past participial stem of rūctāre + -iō.