obturation

noun
ob·tu·ra·tion | \ˌäb-tyə-ˈrā-shən, -tə-\

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obturate \ˈäb-tyə-ˌrāt, -tə- \ transitive verb

First Known Use of obturation

1610, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for obturation

Latin obturation-, obturatio, from obturare to obstruct

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obturation

noun
ob·tu·ra·tion | \ˌäb-t(y)ə-ˈrā-shən \

Medical Definition of obturation 

: obstruction of a bodily passage intestinal obturation

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