\sˈɛdɪmənt], \sˈɛdɪmənt], \s_ˈɛ_d_ɪ_m_ə_n_t]\
Definitions of SEDIMENT
- 2006 - WordNet 3.0
- 2011 - English Dictionary Database
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1898 - Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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By Noah Webster.
By James Champlin Fernald
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By William R. Warner
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
A deposit formed by the precipitation of some one or more of the substances held in solution or suspension by a liquid. That which is formed in urine, at the time of cooling, has been called Hypos'tasis. Hyposte'ma, Residen'tia, Subsiden'tia, (F.) Depot de Purine. This sediment or deposit varies in different states of the system. In calculous affections, it is one of the most important objects of attention.
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By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland
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- A starch or arrow-root made from the tubes of an East Indian zinziberaceous plant (Curcuma angustifolia); also, plant itself.