\ih-ruhk-TAY-shuhn\ , noun;
The act of belching; a belch.
Ignatius belched, the gassy eructations echoing between the walls of the alley.
— John Kennedy Toole, A Confederacy of Dunces
The explosion, at this distance, sounds like a faint, feeble eructation.
— Peter Conrad, “Bangs to whimpers”, The Observer, March 7, 2004
In honor of Tim Burton’s film coming out this weekend – Alice in Wonderland