proruption

noun
pro·​rup·​tion | \ -pshən \
plural -s

Definition of proruption

: a bursting forth : the state of being protuberant or distended proruption in form reduces the labor efficiency of the farm— C. L. White & G. T. Renner

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History and Etymology for proruption

Late Latin proruption-, proruptio action of bursting forth, from Latin proruptus (past participle of prorumpere) + -ion-, -io -ion

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“Proruption.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/proruption. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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