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spit

(spĭt) [AS. spittan]
1. Saliva.
2. To expectorate spittle.
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While normal, spitting up can be a warning sign of a bigger problem if a baby also has poor weight gain, vomits bile or blood, cries constantly and is inconsolable, is lethargic and has decreased urine production or projectile vomiting, Dlugopolski-Gach said.
* Keep Air Swallowing To A Minimum -- The more air your baby swallows, the greater the chances of spitting up. Keep the flow of formula steady.
This gets rid of air in the stomach, lessening the chances of spitting up.