Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In medicine, variously used to signify a morbid evacuation, whether excessive or deficient.
  • noun Evacuation through an abnormal channel.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Med.) A partial evacuation.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun medicine An abnormal evacuation.
  • noun medicine Metastases.

Etymologies

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From Latin ab ("from") + evacuare ("evacuation").

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