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Definitions of REGURGITATION
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- 2011 - English Dictionary Database
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1898 - Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today.
- 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
- 1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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By Princeton University
By DataStellar Co., Ltd
By Oddity Software
By Noah Webster.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By William R. Warner
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
The act by which a canal or reservoir throws back substances accumulated in it. Mitral regurgitation, for example, means the reflux of blood through the left auriculo-ventricular opening, during the contraction of the left ventricle. Regurgitation is also applied to the purking or possetting of infants; and to the rising of solids or fluids into the mouth in the adult, - from re, and gorge, (gurges), 'the throat.' (F.) Rapport. What is called "vomiting at pleasure" is regurgitation. The substances brought into the mouth by regurgitation, the French call Renvois.
By Robley Dunglison
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland
By Smith Ely Jelliffe