fulguration

noun ful·gu·ra·tion \ ˌfu̇l-g(y)ə-ˈrā-shən , ˌfu̇l-jə- , fəl- \

Definition of fulguration

1 : the act or process of flashing like lightning

fulgurate

play \ˈfu̇l-g(y)ə-ˌrāt, ˈfu̇l-jə-, ˈfəl-\ transitive verb

Origin and Etymology of fulguration

Latin fulguration-, fulguratio sheet lightning, from fulgurare to flash with lightning, from fulgur lightning, from fulgēre


Medical Dictionary

fulguration

noun ful·gu·ra·tion \ ˌfu̇l-g(y)ə-ˈrā-shən , ˌfu̇l-jə- , ˌfəl- \

medical Definition of fulguration

fulgurate

play \ˈfu̇l-g(y)ə-ˌrāt, -jə-, ˈfəl-\ transitive verb fulgurated; fulgurating

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