Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In pathology, inability to swallow.

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

  • noun (Med.) Inability to swallow.

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

  • noun medicine Inability to swallow.

Etymologies

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a- not + Latin glutire to swallow.

Examples

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  • JM reckons filling his mouth with glue to experience aglutition would not make a spring.

    February 14, 2010

  • But we can only hope.

    February 14, 2010