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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An abnormal evacuation.
  • n. Metastases.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A partial evacuation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

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


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


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