Definition of crepitant in English:

crepitant

adjective

  • See crepitate

    • ‘Auscultation revealed diffuse crepitant and bubbling stertors in both lungs and the patient presented petechia on the limbs (except for the extremities).’
    • ‘The skeletal muscle was crepitant, with myonecrosis and gram-positive rods on Gram stain.’
    • ‘Because of this reason we reported a case of a nonclostridial crepitant cellulitis which is due to Escherichia coli.’