Noise or din; any of several generally abnormal sounds heard on auscultation.
- Examples of word Bruit in a sentence
“Stenosis in the artery causes a swishing sound, which is heard as a bruit on auscultation and also may be felt as a thrill or slight vibration in the vessel on palpation.”
- Did you Know?
The word “bruit” is also defined as “To voice abroad, especially as a rumor (used primarily in the passive and often followed by about).”
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