abruption


abrup·tion

noun \ə-ˈbrəp-shən\

Definition of ABRUPTION

:  a sudden breaking off or away

First Known Use of ABRUPTION

1606

Rhymes with ABRUPTION

ab·rup·tion

noun \a-ˈbrəp-shən, ə-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ABRUPTION

: a sudden breaking off : detachment of portions from a mass <placental abruption>

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