Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The act of filling or crowding together; a stopping by redundant matter; obstruction, particularly in the lower intestines.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of filling or crowding together; a stopping by redundant matter; obstruction, particularly in the lower intestines.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of filling or crowding together; a stopping by redundant matter; obstruction, particularly in the lower intestines; stoppage; constipation.

Etymologies

Latin oppilatio: compare French opilation. (Wiktionary)

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