Definition of emesis
emesesplay \ˈe-mə-ˌsēz, i-ˈmē-\
: an act or instance of vomiting
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YESTERDAY’S WORD — IMMERSES mere mess messier mime mire miser miss emesis emir remise remiss rime rise seem seer seism semi sere series simmer sire To purchase the Word Game book, visit WordGameBooks.com.
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Origin and Etymology of emesis
New Latin, from Greek, from emein
First Known Use: circa 1847See Words from the same year
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