emesis

noun
eme·sis | \ ˈe-mə-səs , i-ˈmē- \
plural emeses\ˈe-mə-ˌsēz, i-ˈmē- \

Definition of emesis 

: an act or instance of vomiting

First Known Use of emesis

circa 1847, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for emesis

New Latin, from Greek, from emein

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emesis

noun
eme·sis | \ ˈem-ə-səs , i-ˈmē- \
plural emeses\-ˌsēz \

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