Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In medicine: The act of a patient in turning himself, Return of a disease; relapse.
  • noun In rhetoric, the use of insertion or parenthesis; return to the subject after parenthesis.

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

  • noun The act of a patient turning himself.
  • noun A relapse, or return of a disease.

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

  • noun medicine The act of a patient turning himself or herself.
  • noun medicine A relapse, or return of a disease.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From Ancient Greek to turn round or back.

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