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vomitory

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noun vom·i·to·ry \ˈvä-mə-ˌtȯr-ē\

Definition of vomitory

plural

vomitories

  1. :  an entrance piercing the banks of seats of a theater, amphitheater, or stadium



Origin and Etymology of vomitory

Late Latin vomitorium, from Latin vomere; from its disgorging the spectators


First Known Use: 1730


Medical Dictionary

vomitory

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adjective vom·i·to·ry \ˈväm-ə-ˌtōr-ē, -ˌtȯr-\

Medical Definition of vomitory

  1. :  emetic




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