emesis

noun eme·sis \ ˈe-mə-səs , i-ˈmē- \

Definition of emesis

plural emeses play \ˈe-mə-ˌsēz, i-ˈmē-\
: an act or instance of vomiting

Origin and Etymology of emesis

New Latin, from Greek, from emein


Medical Dictionary

emesis

noun eme·sis \ ˈem-ə-səs , i-ˈmē- \

medical Definition of emesis

plural emeses play \-ˌsēz\

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